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Using the <term> tag

Description

The term tag is used to mark a word or phrase being defined. It can be used inside a definition tag or in regular text. Words marked with the term tag appear in the index section of a collection PDF.

Example

This CNXML:


<para id='square-term'>
  A <term>square</term> is a rectangle 
  with sides of equal length.
</para>
        

Results in this display:

A square is a rectangle with sides of equal length.

Example

This CNXML:


<para id='square-wave-term'>
  A <term document="m0004"
          target-id="sq"
          window="new">square wave</term> is 
  a periodic signal that alternates instantly 
  between two amplitudes.
</para>
        

Results in this display:

A square wave is a periodic signal that alternates instantly between two amplitudes.

Attributes(what's this?)

Children(what's this?)

term, cite, cite-title, foreign, emphasis, sub, sup, code, preformat, quote, note, list, media, footnote, link, newline, space, Unicode text

Parents(what's this?)

preformat, para, title, label, cite, cite-title, link, emphasis, term, sub, sup, quote, foreign, footnote, note, item, code, caption, commentary, definition, meaning, seealso, entry, audio, flash, video, java-applet, image, labview, download
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