The <colspec> element contains a column specification for a table, including assigning a column name and number, cell content alignment, and column width.

Content models

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


- topic/colspec


See table.


The following attributes are available on this element: Universal attribute group (without the Metadata attribute group), @base from the Metadata attribute group, outputclass, and the attributes defined below. This element also uses @align, @char, @charoff, @colsep, @rowsep, and @rowheader from Complex-table attribute group.

Indicates the number of a column in the table, counting from the first logical column to the last column.
Specifies a name for the column defined by this element. The <entry> element can use @colname to refer to the name of this column.
Describes the column width.

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