Declaring Character Set in CSS File
By default, CSS file is assumed to be UTF-8 encoded, unless the server or other mechanism says otherwise.
However, you can declare it in your CSS file, by putting the following in the first line:
For a introduction on Unicode, see: Unicode Basics: What's Character Set, Character Encoding, UTF-8?
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