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Re: what is dt?

From: Shelley Powers <shelleyp@burningbird.net>
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2009 17:53:44 -0500
Message-ID: <4AB01AF8.1030809@burningbird.net>
To: Jeremy Keith <jeremy@adactio.com>
CC: Stephen Stewart <carisenda@gmail.com>, Smylers@stripey.com, public-html@w3.org
Smylers wrote this in another email:

"As defined by HTML5, a user agent can treat the contents of a <cite>
element as being the title of a work; if <cite> is expanded to do two
distinct things (both titles of works and conversation speakers) then
<cite> effectively becomes a semantically empty element two: a user
agent can't know which of the two meanings is intended, so can't presume
either of them."

Then where does this leave dt and dd?

Shelley
Received on Tuesday, 15 September 2009 22:54:32 UTC

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