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Instance Definition

HTML 4.01 Element Reference

By Lee Underwood

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Name: Instance Definition

<dfn> ... </dfn>

Description: Indicates the definition of a term within a document.

Browser Compatibility: NN: 6.2+ / IE: 2.0+ / Opera: 4+

Attributes:
  • class
  • dir
  • id
  • lang
  • onclick
  • ondblclick
  • onkeydown
  • onkeypress
  • onkeyup
  • onmousedown
  • onmousemove
  • onmouseout
  • onmouseover
  • onmouseup
  • style
  • title

Code Example:

<dfn>Perl</dfn> is a high-level programming language.

Comments: Usually rendered as bold or bold italic.




Created: March 15, 2005

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