In this section, we will learn what <dd> element is and how it works.
What is <dd> Tag in HTML?
The <dd> element is used to define a description of an item or a name that is introduced as the value of <dt> element.
HTML <dd> element sits within the body of HTML <dl> element and it comes just after the <dt> element, which also is part of the body of <dl>.
HTML <dd> Tag Syntax:
<dd> Define a Description </dd>
HTML <dd> Tag Values
The value of we set within the body of <dd> element is the description provided for the term that is declared in the <dt> element that came before the <dd> element.
Example: using <dd> tag in HTML
See the Pen using <dd> tag in HTML by Omid Dehghan (@odchan1) on CodePen.
What Does dd Mean?
HTML <dd> stands for Define a Description and is the place where we place the description for the target term that was introduced in HTML <dt> element.