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Re: [CSSWG][css-shapes] CSS Shapes Level 1 Candidate Recommendation

From: Philippe Wittenbergh <ph.wittenbergh@l-c-n.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2015 09:06:42 +0900
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
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> On Jul 24, 2015, at 07:37, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Embiggening is clear even to people
>> who haven't heard the word before (unlike cromulent).  
> I don't know if that is true for all, including all non-native English speakers.

What he said…
As a non-native English reader, I had to look it up (Dictionary.app: “no result found”). And I have only a very superficial knowledge about ‘the Simpsons’ (some kind of cult TV series?).

I guess (**guess**) it means something akin to “make larger”?

>> Chill,
>> it's a
>> mildly amusing in-joke in a section title that doesn't detract or
>> distract from the spec.
> I'm chill enough, thank you, and disagree that it is amusing and doesn't detract or distract.

Ditto again…

Philippe Wittenbergh
Received on Friday, 24 July 2015 00:07:59 UTC

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