HTML<dl> tag

HTML <dl> tag : Definition

The HTML <dl> tag stands for description list, the <dl> is used with the <dd> and <dtgt; tags.

• The <dl> tag creates a list, the <dt7gt; tag represents the term, and the <dd> tag represents the description of the term.

The <dl> tag in html

The HTML <dd> tag is used for specifying a definition description in a definition list. Paragraphs, line breaks, images, links, lists can be inserted inside a <dd> tag. The <dd> tag in HTML is used along with <dl> tag which defines the description list and <dt> tag which defines the terms in the description list.



<dl> tag example :

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<body>
<h1>The dl, dd, and dt elements</h1>
<p>These three elements are used to create a description list:</p>
<dl>
  <dt>Java</dt>
  <dd>Java is programming language and platform independent.</dd>
  




  <dt>Python</dt>
  <dd>Python is also a programming language and object oriented.</dd>
</dl>
</body>
</html>

OUTPUT :


    

The dl, dd, and dt elements

These three elements are used to create a description list:

Java
Java is programming language and platform independent.
Python
Python is also a programming language and object oriented.