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Re: Introduce <term> element

From: Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2007 18:51:42 +0200
Message-ID: <e2c275120704290951v2b7b04d1rf7752b2642624c4f@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Mike Schinkel" <w3c-lists@mikeschinkel.com>
Cc: "HTML WG Public List" <public-html@w3.org>

On 4/28/07, Mike Schinkel <w3c-lists@mikeschinkel.com> wrote:
>
> Laurens Holst wrote:
> > It carries exactly the same semantics as <dfn>, with the difference
> > being that <dfn> is only used on the defining instance of that term,
> > and <term> can be used on the other instances.
> Who really uses <dfn> anyway?!?  Some say it's forgotten [1].  Maybe
> that's because it's so obtuse? ;-)

I do. It's usefull to present informations like :
<dfn>phone number</dfn> : 555 ACME. But I always wondered if that was
really in the spec Tao (i read the example as : 555 ACME is a phone
number)...

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Olivier G.
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