ANSI/NISO Z39.96-2012

9 Journal Publishing Tag Set • 9.4 Elements

9.4.221 <term> Definition List: Term

Word, phrase, graphic, chemical structure, equation, or other noun that is being defined or described.

This element is typically used in conjunction with a definition in a definition list (two-part list). The term occupies the first column of the two-part list and is the subject of the definition or description, which occupies the second column.

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