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Text in VE's re-use citation menu should wrap
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Currently, each citation in the re-use citation menu occupies only one line, and any citations that are wider than the dialog are simply cut off, which often leaves too little content to help editors decide which one to re-use:

Screen Shot 2015-05-15 at 11.18.21.png (370×525 px, 71 KB)

Citations should text wrap onto the next line, possibly being truncated with an ellipsis after taking up three lines.

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That white-space: normal in modules/ve-mw/ui/styles/widgets/ve.ui.MWReferenceResultWidget.css is being overridden by the white-space: nowrap rule for .oo-ui-optionWidget.oo-ui-labelElement .oo-ui-labelElement-label

Change 211523 had a related patch set uploaded (by Alex Monk):
Make sure reference result menu can wrap

Change 211523 merged by jenkins-bot:
Make sure reference result menu can wrap