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            Bug ID: 60867
           Summary: The Wikibase-time-precision-* messages have unclear
           Product: MediaWiki extensions
           Version: unspecified
          Hardware: All
                OS: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: Unprioritized
         Component: WikidataRepo
    Classification: Unclassified
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The wikibase-time-precision-* messages have unclear context and documentation.

"in $1 billion years" can be used in the phrases "$1 billion years *from now*",
"*once* in $1 billion years", "in units of $1 billion years", etc. The current
documentation doesn't make it clear what is the required sense. The qqq strings
must be updated to reflect this.

Furthermore, I suspect that the full stop is not needed in English in "$1.
millennium" and "$1. century". If I'm not mistaken, a full stop is needed after
numbers in some languages in some cases, but it's not needed in English. I
might be wrong in my suspicion, but in any case this must be clarified in qqq.

Finally, the message Wikibase-time-precision-century is extremely unclear. Is
"$1s" really a good string for English?

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