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HTML <dt> Tag

Example

A description list, with terms and descriptions:

<dl>
  <dt>Coffee</dt>
  <dd>Black hot drink</dd>
  <dt>Milk</dt>
  <dd>White cold drink</dd>
</dl>
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Definition and Usage

The <dt> The tag defines an item / name that describes the list.

The <dt> Tags with <dl> (Define a list of descriptions) and <dd> (describes each term/name).


Browser Support

Element
<dt> Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Differences Between HTML 4.01 and HTML5

In HTML 4.01, the <dt> tag defines an item in a definition list.

In HTML5, the <dt> tag defines a term/name in a description list.