A definition list can be used to define a list of items which each include a definition. This is most commonly used when describing items like those found in a glossery. The definition list is made up of a group of:
The list is started using the <DL> tag and ended using the </DL> tag, for example:
<DL> <DT><STRONG>HTML:</STRONG> <DD>An acronym for the Hyper-Text Markup Language. The markup language used to created documents on the World-Wide Web.<P> <DT><STRONG>WWW:</STRONG> <DD>An acronym for the World-Wide Web. A hyper-text document delivery system available on the Internet.<P> </DL>
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