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dt and dd next to each other

Sent by Richard Grevers on 11 August 2005 23:11


On 8/12/05, Zoe M. Gillenwater [EMAIL-REMOVED]> wrote:
> Pringle, Ron wrote:
> 
> >>Is there a way to get a dt and a dd next to each other?
> >>
> >>
> >Have a look at the Wiki[1], it discusses this. I also seem to remember Zoe
> >Gillenwater doing some experimenting with this very same idea, but do not
> >recall if she posted a sample page anywhere. You could try googling for the
> >thread in the archives.
> >
> >
> 
> Yeah, I've used floats to do this, but the problem I ran into is dt's
> without an accompanying dd.  This makes the next dd move up into the
> space left for that missing dd, which means you have a term aligned with
> an incorrect definition.  I think the way I worked around it was just to
> give everything a dd, even if all id had in it was  
> 
Not if you put a clear on <dt>.
<dt> without <dd> sounds like misuse of definition lists.
-- 
Richard Grevers
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