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RE: or phone:

From: Carrasco Benitez Manuel <manuel.carrasco@emea.eudra.org>
Date: Wed, 24 Jun 1998 09:36:39 +0100
Message-Id: <5DFB753C1329D1119DEC00805F15C34227106C@WS015>
To: "'www-international@w3.org'" <www-international@w3.org>
It is clear that the Greek prefix "tele" ("afar", "at a distance")  is
part of many words.  But the abbreviation "tel" is mostly used to mean
"telephone" (or telefone);  in any case better than "phone".

I cannot think of something better.  The other than I can think of are
worse; for example, "vox" for voice telephone that would be  "Latin
centric".

Regards
Tomas
Received on Wednesday, 24 June 1998 04:37:12 GMT

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