Meaning of SGML in English

Pronunciation: ˌ es-( ˌ )j ē -( ˌ )em- ' el

Function: noun

Etymology: s tandard g eneralized m arkup l anguage

Date: 1983

: a markup language used to define the structure of and manage documents in electronic form ― compare HTML

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