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Boilerplate

Standard terms and conditions.

Boilerplate

Informal; standard language in a legal document. For example, a contract with few or no special conditions may use largely boilerplate language. In investing, the term often refers to a prospectus or a registration document.

boilerplate

Standardized technical language used in a legal document such as a prospectus or a registration statement.

boilerplate

A term used to refer to standard language appearing in almost all mortgages, leases, sale agreements, and other contracts. Important rights can be signed away by language lurking in the boilerplate;it is important to read all contracts thoroughly and not to skip anything.

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Turns out, the Google Assistant/Home/cylindrical robot-thing has actually been programmed with canned responses for many Jewish holidays.
Mr Bhimani further explained to members, "Google products do not work on the principle of 'sorting', but on 'searching'." He explained the new features such as canned responses, that is, if a user needs to send similar email responses out to a number of people, he/she could use a Google Labs feature called 'Canned Responses'.
This feature needs to be enabled from Settings > Labs > Canned Responses. After enabling, you'll find an extra menu named 'Canned Responses' appear in the 'More options' tab on the bottom right of a Compose or Reply window.
You can check notifi cations, and can also reply to incoming messages with canned responses, emoji, or text using voice recognition.
Ditch the Pitch: The Art of Improvised Persuasion provides a fine survey for salespeople who want to get rid of canned responses and create a more natural, albeit successful, formula for persuading customers to buy.
The FAQ page or knowledge base also can serve as a repository for canned responses, useful in helping agents become more efficient and training new customer support employees.