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Defined term: Identifies a term and the term's definition within the glossary.


  <dterm>first term
   definition of first term
   <dterm>Nth term
   definition of Nth term

This element is used within the <glossary> section.

The name of the term follows the <dterm> tag and appears on the same line. The term's definition begins on the line following the <dterm> tag.

An end tag is not required.


The following markup defines the first two words in a glossary:

 A mathematical rule or procedure for solving a problem.
 To press and release a mouse button.

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