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Re: ABBR vs. ACRONYM

From: David Norris <dave@webaugur.com>
Date: Sun, 20 Feb 2000 06:14:36 +0000
Message-ID: <38AF864C.187CB1D0@webaugur.com>
To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
CC: "Gregory J. Rosmaita" <unagi69@concentric.net>, WAI Interest Group Emailing List <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Kynn Bartlett wrote:
> What do you see as the difference between ABBR and ACRONYM tags?
> Are they redundant/identical?

It seems that they aren't indentical.  But, they may be redundant in a
basic sense.  We could debate the differences and similarities until the
end of time.

Acronyms, especially pronounced acronyms, are a very English thing.

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