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From: Scott Rippon <scott.rippon@arts.monash.edu.au>
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2002 09:55:25 +1100
To: www-html-editor@w3.org
Message-id: <3DD2D85D.4AB76D7A@arts.monash.edu.au>

Dear Friend

http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/text.html#edef-ABBR
http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/text.html#edef-ACRONYM

Not sure if this has been reported before but in your example of an
abbreviations aren't WWW (World Wide Web), HTTP (HyperText Transfer
Protocol), and URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) all acronyms?

Kind regards,
Scott Rippon.
Received on Wednesday, 13 November 2002 18:16:30 UTC

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