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Re: Terminology for Pictures and Stuff (was: Revised List)

From: Anne Pemberton <apembert@crosslink.net>
Date: Thu, 04 Jan 2001 17:25:30 -0800
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To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>, Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Cc: "Marti" <marti@agassa.com>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Kynn, Al, etal,

	If memory serves "exhibit" is the term used in professional journals for
tables, graphs, graphical models, and such. 

	I think the term "illustrations" captures the intent that we are referring
to drawing, photos, and perhaps graphical models, perhaps graphs, but
tables will need quite different techniques. 


At 10:04 AM 1/4/01 -0800, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>At 06:46 AM 1/4/2001 , Al Gilman wrote:
>>At 11:45 PM 2001-01-03 -0800, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>> >At 04:56 AM 1/3/2001 , Marti wrote:
>> >>Regarding the use of graphics, I would like to see some changes in the
>> >>terminology used. 
>> >This is a good idea, as it clearly identifies a _function_
>> >rather than a specific set of _formats_.
>>Please book the term 'exhibit' into the lingo. 
>Al, I like it.
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