List Content


Describes the semantic type of a list; that is, what is it a list of.


Potential values for this attribute include, but are not limited to, “procedure”, “where-list” (used in equations), “synonymy”, “compound-info”, “algorithm”, etc. The list in the original DTD would be tagged, for example, as <algorithm>. In terms of this DTD, such a list would be tagged:

<list list-content="algorithm">

Attribute Values

In Elements

<def-list> Definition List
<list> List
Value Meaning
Data characters Text, numbers, or special characters that name the type of list for special list types, e.g., “where-list”, for the list of the variables that frequently follows an equation.
Restriction: This attribute may be specified if the element is used.