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Should column titles in a table be written in singular or plural form?

E.g. singular:

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plural:

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Whichever and however you decide, it's advisable to remain consistent. –  Esoteric Screen Name Aug 8 at 1:45

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This is largely stylistic. Typically they would be singular. (Name, Address, etc.) However, your "Parameter name" entries have multiple parameters names, so you might show that with the headings:

| Parameter category | Parameter names |

or: (if there may be any number of parameter names)

| Parameter category | Parameter name(s) |

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