# How to define a definition list in HTML?

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Use the <dl> tag to add definition lists. The HTML <dl> tag is used for declaring a definition list. This tag is used within <dd> tag. A definition list is similar to other lists but in a definition list, each list item contains two entries − a term and a description.

## Example

You can try to run the following code to define a definition list in HTML5 −

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<title>HTML dl Tag</title>
</html>