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    Question How to use the (and/or) construct with more than 3 words?

    I want to say that something is composed of water and/or sugar and/or salt.


    Is it correct to use the comma in this situation (imagine that there were more than 3 ingredients):

    The sun is composed of water, sugar and/or salt.

    Can the comma be used? If not, is there any other way to say this, without using the (and/or) to separate all the ingredients?

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    Default Re: How to use the (and/or) construct with more than 3 words?

    Yes, the comma can be used in such a way.

    Why not say that the substance is a mixture that may contain water, sugar and salt?

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    Default Re: How to use the (and/or) construct with more than 3 words?

    That's indeed a good alternative. Thanks konun.

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