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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-display] BFC roots may not be block boxes

From: SelenIT via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 29 May 2017 06:17:57 +0000
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That quote is about informal use of the abbreviation, and it's usually in sutuations where you need to distinquish the two kind of block boxes — those that don't contain floats and margins of their descendants and those that do. It's rarely used for inline-blocks, tables etc., since they always contain these things. But I agree that this note can be understood as a definition of the block formatting context root, so it's worth to correct it as you suggested.

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