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Re: What about semi-bold?


From: Jared Smith
Date: Feb 14, 2019 3:39PM

WCAG doesn't address this. They simply set the "large text" threshold
with "bold" text - generally defined as 700 weight in CSS. Of course
different font faces will have different weights and boldness when
bold, so common sense is in order.

I would suggest that if text has less than 4.5:1 contrast and the only
thing that would allow it to pass WCAG is for it to be made bold and
thus "large text", that it probably has pretty low contrast