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Re: [csswg-drafts] Prevent line break after hyphen preceded by space (#3463)

From: fantasai via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2018 21:13:11 +0000
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> UAs that allow wrapping at punctuation other than spaces should prioritize breakpoints. (For example, if breaks after slashes are given a lower priority than spaces, the sequence "check /etc" will never break between the "/" and the "e".) As long as care is taken to avoid such awkward breaks, allowing breaks at appropriate punctuation other than spaces is recommended, as it results in more even-looking margins, particularly in narrow measures. The UA may use the width of the containing block, the text’s language, and other factors in assigning priorities: CSS does not define prioritization of line breaking opportunities. 

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