HTML <DD>

Usage Recommendation
Use it if you use <DL ...>

<DD> sets the description part of a term/description pair in a definition list.

This Code Makes This
<DL>
<DT>flame
<DD>an ugly argument in a newsgroup
<DT>spam
<DD>annoying unrequested email
<DT>troll
<DD>someone who start flames
 by posting stupid things
</DL>
flame
an ugly argument in a newsgroup
spam
annoying unrequested email
troll
someone who start flames by posting stupid things

Although it is acceptable to put a </DD> at the end of the element, the end tag is not required and is rarely used.

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