EAD Tag Library for Version 1.0


EAD Elements: <defitem> Definition List Item

Description:

A formatting element in a special type of list that keeps an entry in a list (called a <label>) paired with its definition, description, or explanation (called an <item>). The <defitem> can be thought of as an entry with two cells: <label> followed by <item>. Lists with <defitem>s are often displayed in two columns.

See also related element <list>.

May contain:

item, label

May occur within:

list

Attributes:

ALTRENDER#IMPLIED, CDATA
AUDIENCE#IMPLIED, external, internal
ID#IMPLIED, ID

Example:

<list type="deflist">
<defitem>
<label>ALS</label>
<item>Autograph Letter Signed</item>
</defitem>
<defitem>
<label>TLS</label>
<item>Typewritten Letter Signed</item>
</defitem>
</list>


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