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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-inline-3] About the central baseline (#5177)

From: Nat McCully via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 05:19:09 +0000
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For vertical text in CJK languages the center baseline is between ideo top and ideo bottom. Those metrics are not equivalent to the center of ascent and descent, so I find the current definition of central to be ambiguous. Also, the practice of centering the Latin cap height between the ideo extremes is a better way to center Latin type for use in vertical CJK lines. 

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