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Merging [tag:clothing] and [tag:clothes]

clothing and clothes seem synonymous. Let's merge them?
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Tag merger request: moving and relocation

Please merge the tags: relocation moving
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Why isn't there a "departure" tag, the opposite of "arrival"?

We have an arrival tag: Questions about activities, events and challenges close to the time at which you arrive in the country in which you will be expatriated. What about a departure tag? I'm ...
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Get rid of the european-citizens tag

We have the eu-citizens tag, which is very useful. We also have the european-citizens tag, which is not. What applies to a citizen of Finland will be very different from what applies to a citizen of ...
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Tag merge request: 'usa' and 'united-states'

There are both usa and united-states tags. I'm not sure which one should end up being the primary one, because Tag merge - uk and united-kingdom indicates it should be united-states but that's the ...
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Should Expats.se have city tags?

I created a question regarding Addis Ababa, and requested a tag for the city to be added. It is currently the only question with that tag. However, after browsing the site, it seems that there are no ...
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Can we add an 'overstay' tag?

I have seen a few questions that mention overstaying a visa, and it's exactly the kind of thing people might search for on this board - e.g. applying for citizenship, would a previous overstay harm my ...
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Should we carry Tags in Titles?

I'd like to know what the community thinks on this topic for this very site. Should the tags (e.g., country-specific ones) exist within question titles, or they have to be avoided for sake of clarity?...
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Tag wikis for country and citizenship tags

It would be nice to have some consistent style for the tag wikis. For example comparing the wiki excerpts us-citizens For questions pertaining to citizens of the United States of America. ...
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What does the XX-citizens tag mean? [duplicate]

For many countries we have both XX and XX-citizens tags (e.g., usa and us-citizens), but I am not sure what the difference is. It seems to me that the idea is if you are an expat, or planning on being ...
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There is a popular tag called 'accomodation'. Can we rename it?

There is a popular tag called 'accomodation'. Can we rename it? I don't think I have enough permission to do it.
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“Medicare” and other ambiguous tags

I know it is early, but most of the tag-related questions asked thus far are about naming conventions to resolve duplicates. I am asking about conventions to resolve ambiguity. For example, “Medicare”...
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Dutch citizens and NL citizens? tag issue?

Currently we have nl-citizens and dutch-citizens. I assume these should be merged/made synonyms, no?
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Tag merge - uk and united-kingdom

We appear to currently have two tags for the United Kingdom - uk and united-kingdom Based on What version of country names should we use? and the Travel.SE model, I'd suggest we make uk the main one, ...
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Proposed tag synonym: pension + retirement-funds

I propose to make these tags synonyms: pension retirement-funds
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What version of country names should we use?

What would be the best way to identify countries, both in questions/answers and in tags? As this is an English-based site, for questions and answers I think it makes the most sense to use the ...
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Should we have two sets of country-specific tags — one for country of origin, one for country of location? With what nomenclature?

I tagged a question france and usa, but realised the tags alone still make it ambiguous whether it's a French in the USA or a US citizen in France. Should we have two tags for each country: one ...
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Should we consolidate National ID Number tags?

I've just added a tag for national-id-number to this question for the purpose of easily finding questions related to the various National Identification Numbers used around the world. Should we still ...