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Old 08-21-2012, 08:03 PM   #36
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Default Re: Chris Paul out 8 weeks after Thumb Surgery

Originally Posted by KOBEtherealKing
So basically 2-4 months.

Why don't they just say months instead of weeks, I hate when people say a babies age in months instead of years.

Because it's a more precise measurement of time.

And with babies, there's a lot of development that goes on within the first 2 years, so doctors and parents like to keep track of with more precise age markers like months instead of years. It's like when a woman is pregnant, doctors will measure it in weeks and not months since it's easier to track the development when you're more precise.
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