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  • initialism Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Vietnamese, East Asian languages heavily influenced by the Chinese writing system and vocabulary.


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  • Script/language sensitivity: Used mostly in CJKV fonts, but can apply to European scripts.

    Netvouz - new bookmarks 2010

  • It replaces and extends the earlier locale-specific tags zhcn, zhtw, jajp, kokr and vivn which had been defined for CJKV scripts.

    Netvouz - new bookmarks 2010

  • Google: CJKV book and the half-width vs full width katakana question is clearer - these are separate codepoints in a coded character set, including in Unicode for compatibility

    TWiki.Codev 2008

  • CJKV Information Processing will help you understand how to develop web and other applications effectively in a field that many find difficult to master.

    New: All Things O'Reilly Ken Lunde 2008

  • Become more informed about CJKV dictionaries, dictionary software, and machine translation software and services

    New: All Things O'Reilly Ken Lunde 2008


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