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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-values] Traditional typographic absolute length units

From: Peter Linss via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2016 16:57:03 +0000
To: public-css-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-233191698-1468774621-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
I put `mi` and `km` in Gecko way back when mostly for fun and 
completeness (not sure why I omitted `yd` though) but there is a 
practical application: maps, where you use actual size for the 
elements and scale the viewport (makes more sense in SVG).

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