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2223WF2: Define .willValidate2008-09-19 09:15
@@ -27405,22 +27405,28 @@ interface <dfn>HTMLOptionElement</dfn> : <span>HTMLElement</span> {
    agents may report a script error.</p></li>
 
    <li><p>Return a <i>negative</i> result.</p></li>
 
   </ol>
 
 
 
   <h5>The <dfn>constraint validation API</dfn></h5>
 
-  <p class="big-issue"><dfn
-  title="dom-cva-willValidate"><code>willValidate</code></dfn> <dfn
+  <p>The <dfn
+  title="dom-cva-willValidate"><code>willValidate</code></dfn>
+  attribute must return true if an element is a <span>candidate for
+  constraint validation</span>, and false otherwise (i.e. false if any
+  conditions are <span title="barred from constraint
+  validation">barring it from constraint validation</span>).</p>
+
+  <p class="big-issue"> <dfn
   title="dom-cva-validity"><code>validity</code></dfn> <dfn
   title="dom-cva-validationMessage"><code>validationMessage</code></dfn>
   <dfn
   title="dom-cva-checkValidatity"><code>checkValidity()</code></dfn>
   <dfn
   title="dom-cva-setCustomValidity"><code>setCustomValidity()</code></dfn></p>
 
 
   <h4>Form submission</h4>
 

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