dfn (Definition) Tag
<dfn> (Definition Tag)
is used to provide importance (highlight) to the "definitions" in a content.
Definitions are shown in different font size and style.
Hyper Text Markup Language is a markup language used to create hypertext documents that are platform independent.
- Use this tag to highlight the definitions in a document.
- Firefox and Opera browsers will display the text enclosed by <dfn> in Italic Font.
- Chrome and Safari browsers will display the words inserted between <dfn> in Upright Font.
It is available in previous versions of HTML.
It supports both Global Attributes
and Event Attributes
It is applicable to all the browsers.