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Template:Ambiguous

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Usage [ edit ]

{{Ambiguous|date=March 2021}}

This is an inline maintenance template for ambiguous statements that need attention in Wikipedia articles. It is not to be used in Wikipedia policy pages (was previously deleted when a similarly named template was used for that purpose).

Use of this template will put the article in the Category:Wikipedia articles needing clarification category, or a monthly subcategory thereof.

Template Data [ edit ]

This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools; see the monthly parameter usage report for this template.

TemplateData for Ambiguous

Inline cleanup tag marking ambiguous phrasing

Template parameters

Parameter Description Type Status
reason reason

reason the tag is marked as ambiguous

Line optional
Month and year date

no description

Auto value
{{subst:CURRENTMONTHNAME}} {{subst:CURRENTYEAR}}
Date suggested

See also [ edit ]

  • {{Definition}} – for ambiguous words.
  • {{Vague}} for specific words or statements that are vague.
  • {{Clarify}} for other text that is difficult to understand.
  • {{Which one}} for text which could refer to one of numerous people or items.
  • {{Disambiguation needed}} to request the improvement of a link to a disambiguation page.
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