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Re: New tool on Accessify - Acronym Generator

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2003 20:40:35 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200304231940.h3NJeZU03550@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> <acronym></acronym> and <abbr></abbr> both perform the same function,
> that is, they expand and explain the meaning of a term.  The question

The difference is that acronym indicates that an aural rendering should
try to pronounce the word, whereas abbr indicates that it should spell
it out (or use the title attribute).
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