Extensible markup language

  • Code which describes the content of data.
  • A subset of SGML that is used to describe the structure and content of documents. The “extensible” part of its name indicates that it can be used to create new data structures, which makes it more powerful than HTML. 1

See Also


  1. Legal Electronic Document Institute, Basic Principles of Automated Litigation Support (2005).
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