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[Bug 9350] Make <wbr> element conforming

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Date: Tue, 05 Jul 2011 23:43:55 +0000
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--- Comment #12 from Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no> 2011-07-05 23:43:54 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #11)

> This solution would also avoid that <wbr> causes "pres<wbr>ident" to be read by
> screen readers as two different words.

Uh, I spoke to soon. We would not (necessarily) avoid it.  At least VoiceOver
currently treats the following span element as a word separator, even if it has
span{display:inline;}:

       pres<span></span>ident

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