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How do we address region-specific terminology?

In this question a user asked about sectio caesare. I am not familiar with that term, and instead know it as caesarian section. However, I do not wish to assume that the version I am familiar with ...
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Guidance over anatomical terminology

So I'd like to post some answers to existing questions or ask for input on various matters to do with the human body and I think i'm likely to get into hot water if I use the terms that are commonly ...
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Policy in regard to "gender" vs "sex"?

The comment on this question got me thinking about this wording: How can I delete my contributions and account to Parenting.SE? I suggest we should set a policy on which term to use and edit as ...
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