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Re: italic fonts

From: <jon@spin.ie>
Date: Tue Oct 7 08:10:40 2003
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20031007121039.9277613DD4@dr-nick.w3.org>

There are a 
> couple of cases where italics is the commonly accepted way to identify 
> things - one is short phrases in another language - and it may make 
> more sense to stick with the conventions. But don't use italics without 
> a good reason...

Darn, I forgot about words and phrases from foreign languages in my list. There really isn't another style that would be appropriate here apart from just leaving the phrase unstyled.
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