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RE: CleverKeys, dictionary.com and "programmatically located"

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2004 02:11:08 -0500 (EST)
To: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Cc: 'Wendy A Chisholm' <wendy@w3.org>, 'WAI GL' <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, nabe@lab.twcu.ac.jp
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.55.0403230209540.4701@homer.w3.org>

That seems like a strange meaning of located. If the goal is really just to
be able to point someone in a rough direction that includes the answer, I
suggest that the wording reflect that distinction more carefully.

Chaals

On Mon, 22 Mar 2004, Gregg Vanderheiden wrote:

>
>There seems to be some confusion between "located" and "determined" as
>defined in the latest draft,
>
>"Located" includes finding the proper definition in a list of definitions.
>It does not require that the proper definition be indicated.
>
>"Determined" is a tougher requirement.  It means that the specific
>definition is indicated.
>
>"Located" does not let you determine the exact meaning unless there is only
>one meaning for a word.
>
>
>Gregg
>
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>Professor - Ind. Engr. & BioMed Engr.
>Director - Trace R & D Center
>University of Wisconsin-Madison
>

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