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Re: [html-author] Recent Updates

From: Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
Date: Thu, 05 Mar 2009 14:18:27 +0000
Message-ID: <49AFDF33.1010804@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
CC: public-html <public-html@w3.org>

Lachlan Hunt wrote:

> I realise the term polyglot document may not be the most author friendly 
> term to use.  But it's all I've found so far.  If anyone has any better 
> suggestions, I'd be really happy to hear them.  What I need is a way to 
> refer to them, so that they can be easily distinguished from documents 
> that use HTML only syntax (like omitted tags, unquoted attributes, ec.) 
> or XHTML only syntax.

"Polyglot" suggests mixed (natural) language to me;
why not "mixed syntax" or "heterogeneous" ?

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