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<CAPTION> Caption

Definition: <CAPTION> is used to supply a caption to a table or figure.

Standard Attributes: CLASS, ID, LANG

Attributes:

ALIGN

Horizontal headings are normally rendered flush left. You can use the ALIGN attribute to specify an explicit horizontal alignment:

* align=right: Renders the heading flush right

* align=left: Renders the heading flush left

* align=center: Centers the heading

* align=justify: Allows heading lines to be justified where it's practical @md where it's not, it gives the same effect as the default setting.

Context: <CAPTION> is legal within

<FIG>, <TABLE>

The following markup can be used within <CAPTION>

<A>, <ABBREV>, <ACRONYM>, <AU>, <B>, <BIG>, <BR>, <CITE>, <CODE>, <DEL>, <DFN>, <EM>, <I>, <IMG>, <INS>, <KBD>, <LANG>, <MATH>, <PERSON>, <Q>, <S>, <SAMP>, <SMALL>, <STRONG>, <SUB>, <SUP>, <TAB>, <TT>, <U>, <VAR>

Suggested style/usage: Close Tag: REQUIRED

Examples:

<TABLE>
<CAPTION>A nice table</CAPTION>
<TR><TH>This</TH><TH>That</TH></TR>
<TR><TD>1</TD><TD>2</TD></TR>
</TABLE>

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