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<DL> </DL> Definition List tag tutorials

  • This is a paired tag. It requires opening and closing tags.

  • This stands for Definition List.

  • This element allows you to display Definition Terms (DT) and corresponding Definition Description (DD) in perfect order. Web browsers usually display Definition Description (DD) into new Line. If Definition Description exceeds the limit of one line, it will be moved to next line.

  • There are 3 Tags, which goes side by side. They are

  • Term Even if </DT> is not given, it works.





<dt> some text</dt>

<dd> some text</dd>



Example: HTML program to demonstrate Definition List

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