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Rename <definitions> to <description>

From: Arthur Ryman <ryman@ca.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 10:58:45 -0400
To: public-ws-desc-comments@w3.org
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Since WSDL is the Web Services Description Language, it is natural to make 
its root element <description>.  A WSDL document describes a Web service. 
The document is therefore a description. 

This change would make our names more consistent with XSD, i.e it is XML 
Schema language its root element is <schema>. 

The Definitions component should be called the Description component.

Arthur Ryman,
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