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[Bug 11467] abbreviating navigation tag to "nav" is inconsistent with spec

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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11467

Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #4 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2011-01-11 00:40:08 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: IIRC, we actually had it called <navigation> originally, and changed
it based on feedback that it was too long. As others have pointed out, it
actually is consistent with the style used by HTML (insofar as there is a
style). If anything, the exception is <blockquote>.

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