in reply to Re^3: Jargon relating to Perl strings
in thread Jargon relating to Perl strings
except you updated the wrong thing.
I had *missed* one of the three spots where I used the problem phrase. Fixed the one I have missed.
In order to talk about storage formats at all you need a word for the raw underlying bytes whatever they are and however they're to be interpreted,
It's not really something that comes up, but "contents of the PV".