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RE: [techs] Acronyms and abbreviations

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 16 May 2004 19:04:25 -0400 (EDT)
To: John M Slatin <john_slatin@austin.utexas.edu>
Cc: Jim Thatcher <jim@jimthatcher.com>, Jens Meiert <jens.meiert@erde3.com>, michaelc@watchfire.com, w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.55.0405161856420.25913@homer.w3.org>

I thought expand was actually pretty good. (And yes Jim, you can expand an
abbreviation. It's not a common expression, but I think it is clear what it



On Sun, 16 May 2004, John M Slatin wrote:

>I like Jim's suggestion but was trying to avoid the word "expansion" (or
>the verb "expand") since I'm not sure that everyone who uses the
>guidelines would know what it means to "expand an acronym" (or
>abbreviation).  How about "give the meaning" (instead of "give the full
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