- HyperText Markup Language: a set of standards, a variety of SGML, used to tag the elements of a hypertext document. It is the standard protocol for formatting and displaying documents on the World Wide Web.Compare http.
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hypertext markup language
- the full name for HTML
- hypertext markup language: a text description language that is used for electronic publishing, esp on the Internet
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1992, standing for Hypertext Markup Language.
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- A markup language used to structure text and multimedia documents and to set up hypertext links between documents, used extensively on the World Wide Web.
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