Line Break

Defined to allow a user to specify an explicit (non-machine-generated) line break


This element is restricted to a very few contexts, for example, inside <title>s and inside table cells (<td>s and <th>s).

Authoring Note: Usage is discouraged.

Content Model

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This is an EMPTY element

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<aff>, <alt-title>, <article-title>, <chem-struct>, <disp-formula>, <product>, <sig>, <sig-block>, <subtitle>, <td>, <th>, <title>, <trans-subtitle>, <trans-title>


<title>Buy or Lease?<break/>
Two Models for Scholarly Information<break/>
at the End (or the Beginning) of an Era</title>
<verse-line>Some say the world will end in fire,</verse-line>
<verse-line>Some say in ice.</verse-line>
<verse-line>From what I&rsquo;ve tasted of desire</verse-line>
<verse-line>I hold with those who favor fire.</verse-line>
<verse-line>But if it had to perish twice,</verse-line>
<verse-line>I think I know enough of hate</verse-line>
<verse-line>To say that for destruction ice</verse-line>
<verse-line>Is also great</verse-line>
<verse-line>And would suffice.</verse-line>
<attrib>&mdash;Robert Frost &ldquo;Fire and Ice&rdquo;</attrib>
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