HTML dd tag

html <dd> tag defines descripiton or value for some corresponding description term. It is a part of description list group.

Example

<dl>
 <dt> Chemistry </dt>
  <dd> The branch of science which deals with the study of structure and composition of matter.It studys the chemical reactions of elements. </dd>
 <dt> Physics </dt>
  <dd> The branch of science which deals with the study of energy and matter and the relationship between them. </dd>
</dl>

Try </>

Specific uses

Its common uses are given below.

  • definiton of some term
  • value in a name-value pair
  • As anwers in question-answer list
TagsDescription
<dl> dl element defines a desribiton list to define various terms.
<dl><dt> descripiton term </dt><dd> description definition </dd></dl>
<dt> dt element defines a description term in a description list.
<dl><dt> term </dt><dd> definition or value </dd></dl>

Tag omission

Both starting and ending tags are necessary for the dd element.

Global Attributes

All global attributes are applicable on the dd element.



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