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A tag for nuclear magnetic resonance

nmr Pro: the abbreviation is widely understood and recognized. Con: it's better to have longer tags that are self-explanatory instead of just initials.
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Should we rename the teleportation tag to quantum-teleportation?

I can't think of anything else that the teleportation tag would be used for, at least not within the scope of actual physics (and hence of this site). Unless there is some such thing, yes, I'd say go ...
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Why does the quantum-computing tag redirect to quantum-computer instead of the opposite direction?

For the time being for pragmatic reasons. Phys.SE used to have a quantum-computing and a quantum-computation tag, which were often misused by some users whenever they had to compute something in ...
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A tag for nuclear magnetic resonance

nuclear-magnetic-resonance Pros: Allowed as of today. Cons: There aren't any cons. This is the solution we wanted.
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Should the tags (mathjax) and (tex) on meta be synonyms?

Okay, I have created a synonym tex→mathjax. The 2 tags are not yet merged, so if the community feels strongly about it one way or another, speak up: It can still be undone.
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A tag for nuclear magnetic resonance

magnetic-resonance Pro: actual grammatical phrase with correct spelling. Con: loses some impact and recognizability.
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About synonymous tags

The weak-force tag and the weak-interactions tag were merged into the weak-interaction tag in 2014, partly spurred by this 2013 meta post. General tip: Other synonym tags can be suggested on this ...
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We should reassign [tag:non-linear-dynamics] to [tag:complex-systems]

One suggestion would be to create an umbrella tag non-linear-and-complex-systems. Would that be an improvement?
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Unable to add the [classical-electrodynamics] tag

The classical-electrodynamics tag is a synonym of electromagnetism, see its synonym page.
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Adding length-contraction tag won't work

This is because the length-contraction tag was made a synonym of the special-relativity tag in 2014. FYI, here is a list of the current synonyms of the special-relativity tag.
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Merge [group-representations] with [representation-theory]

Representation theory is more general than group representations as it e.g. includes Lie algebra representations. I have just made the group-representations tag a synonym of the representation-theory ...
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Tag with no tag wiki description which should be merged

The particle-physics tag (currently with approx. 3500 questions) is one of a few primary tags. Ideally all questions should be tagged with a primary tag. The elementary-particles tag (currently with ...
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