The definition list is the standard HTML element dl. To describes a glossary with terms, represented by the definition term element dt, and definitions, represented by the definition data element dd.

Example 

AA

Auto Answer (Modem)

AAE

Allgemeine Anschalte-Erlaubnis

AARP

Appletalk Address Resolution Protocol

 

It is equivalent to

<dl> <dt>a term</dt> <dd>a term is something that needs an explanation</dd> ... </dl>

 

 

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