description -- Holder for block of text that can wrap to multiple lines

Additional Attributes

crop, onmouseover, onmouseout, value


The description element replaces <html:label> and other HTML-namespaced elements to wrap text in XUL interfaces. Text in a description can be defined as content with the open and close tags or provided in the value attribute. Note that the text does not wrap when placed in the value attribute.

See Also

caption, label