label — A label on a question or answer.


label ::= [-]


The label of a question or answer identifies the label that is to be used when formatting the question or answer.

Processing expectations

The label element is used as the label for the question or answer. A processing application might, for example, format the label as a heading preceding the question or answer contents, or it might format it as a run-in heading in the first paragraph of the question or answer.


These elements contain label: answer, question.


The following elements occur in label: text, abbrev, acronym, alt, anchor, annotation, biblioref, coref, date, emphasis (db._emphasis), firstterm (db._firstterm), footnote, footnoteref, foreignphrase (db._foreignphrase), glossterm (db._glossterm), indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), inlinemediaobject, link, olink, phrase (db._phrase), quote (db._quote), remark, replaceable, subscript, superscript, trademark, wordasword, xref.


See qandaset for an example that uses this element.

Last revised by Norman Walsh on 28 Apr 2016 (git hash: 8efbb30ec1f2a59299576c057927c2032216aea4)