The <glossdef> element specifies the definition of one sense of a term. If a term has multiple senses, create a separate <glossentry> topic to define each sense.

Content models

See appendix for information about this element in OASIS document type shells.


- topic/abstract concept/abstract glossentry/glossdef


See the example in <glossentry>.


The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group (without the Metadata attribute group), @base from the Metadata attribute group , and outputclass.