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Re: sub/sup (was Re: samp, kbd, var)

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2006 10:04:05 +0100
Message-ID: <20060823100405.pnyr2a225jwgwk0w@www.splintered.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

Quoting David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>:

> There are many different elements to reflect the various uses of
> italics, but they are amongst the most misunderstood and under or
> mis-used elemnts in HTML (cite, address, dfn, etc.)

Exactly, so I wonder if the same approach couldn't conceivably be  
taken for at least some of the cases where sub/sup currently have to  
be used.

Patrick H. Lauke
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