Originally Posted by pianoperformer
Maybe, but that's really the only term in existence right now to describe such things.
So make up a new one. Peasy.
Originally Posted by RTF671
It makes sense that in a narrow sense it does matter but in a wider sense it does not matter to individual beings what you call them. It does not change anything about them.
Oh yeah, agreed. It's purely for ease of communication between we humans...