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Re: abbr and acronym

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 25 Mar 2007 00:09:12 +0000
Message-ID: <4605BDA8.40501@splintered.co.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org

David Woolley wrote:

> The reason that it is a special subset of abbreviation is that it requires
> special handling in text to speech applications.

Yes, but should this be handled by a new element, or just a refinement 
(additional attribute, for instance) of the abbr element? Or should it 
be left up to the AT, or something like css3's speech module?

Patrick H. Lauke
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