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New Caption Definition - please comment

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2006 17:45:33 -0600
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text that is typically presented within or below an audio-visual
presentation that provides not only the dialog but also sound effects and
sometimes speaker identification.


NOTE: In England and some other countries the term "subtitle" is used to
refer to captions. In other countries "subtitle" is used for dialog only,
and captions is used as the term for dialog plus sounds and sometimes
speaker identification.  




Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D. 
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