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dfn

The <dfn> element is used to represent a defining instance of a term in text.

Code Example

<p> Most of the systems at <dfn><abbr title="Web Intersect">WI</abbr></dfn> are in need of further development. <abbr title="Web Intersect">WI</abbr> could become a nice place for developers and nerds. </p>

Attributes

globals - the global attributes common to all elements possible values: see global attribute list

Official Documentation

http://www.w3.org/TR/html/text-level-semantics.html#the-dfn-element

HTML

Elements

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