A paragraph element (<p>) is a block of text containing a single main idea.
( text data or ph or codeph or synph or filepath or msgph or userinput or systemoutput or b or u or i or tt or sup or sub or uicontrol or menucascade or term or xref or cite or q or boolean or state or keyword or option or parmname or apiname or cmdname or msgnum or varname or wintitle or tm or lq or note or dl or parml or ul or ol or sl or pre or codeblock or msgblock or screen or lines or fig or syntaxdiagram or imagemap or image or object or table or simpletable or draft-comment or required-cleanup or fn or indextermref or indexterm) (any number)
|Name||Description||Data Type||Default Value||Required?|
|%univ-atts; (%select-atts;, %id-atts;, translate, xml:lang)||A set of related attributes, described at %univ-atts;||parameter entity||PE not applicable||Not applicable|
|%global-atts; (xtrf, xtrc)||A set of related attributes, described at %global-atts;||parameter entity||PE not applicable||Not applicable|
|class, outputclass||Common attributes described in Other common DITA attributes|
<p> It is probable that <q>temporary</q> or <q>new</q> stars, as these wonderful apparitions are called, really are <term>conflagrations</term>; not in the sense of a bonfire or a burning house or city, but in that of a sudden eruption of <i>inconceivable</i> heat and light, such as would result from the stripping off the shell of an encrusted sun or the crashing together of two mighty orbs flying through space with a hundred times the velocity of the swiftest cannon-shot.</p>
OASIS DITA Language Specification v1.0 -- 09 May 2005
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