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 for HTML
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a set of tags and rules (conforming to SGML) for using them
           in developing hypertext documents [syn: hypertext markup
           language, hypertext mark-up language, HTML]

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

         HyperText Markup Language (Internet, WWW, SGML, RFC 1866/1942,

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Hypertext Markup Language
      (HTML) A hypertext
     document format used on the web.  HTML is built
     on top of SGML.  "Tags" are embedded in the text.  A tag
     consists of a "<", a "directive" (in lower case), zero or
     more parameters and a ">".  Matched pairs of directives, like
     "" and "" are used to delimit text which is to
     appear in a special place or style.
     Links to other documents are in the form
     where "" and "" delimit an "anchor", "href" introduces
     a hypertext reference, which is most often a Uniform Resource
     Locator (URL) (the string in double quotes in the example
     above).  The link will be represented in the browser by the
     text "foo" (typically shown underlined and in a different
     A certain place within an HTML document can be marked with a
     named anchor, e.g.:
     The "fragment identifier", "baz", can be used in an href by
     appending "#baz" to the document name.
     Other common tags include 

for a new paragraph, .. for bold text,