Tag <dl> HTML Reference


A definition list:

    <dd>- black hot drink</dd>
    <dd>- white cold drink</dd>

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1. Definition and Usage

The <dl> tag defines a definition list.

The <dl> tag is used in conjunction with <dt> (defines the item in the list) and <dd> (describes the item in the list).

2. Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5

In HTML 4.01, the <dl> tag defines a definition list.

In HTML 5, the <dl> tag defines a description list.

3. Standard Attributes

The <dl> tag supports the Standard Attributes in HTML.

4. Event Attributes

The <dl> tag also supports the Standard Event Attributes in HTML.

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