CSS data types

CSS data types define typical values (including keywords and units) accepted by CSS properties and functions. They are a special kind of component value type.

In formal syntax, data types are denoted by a keyword placed between the inequality signs "<" and ">".


The data types defined by the set of CSS specifications include the following:


Specification Status Comment
CSS Values and Units Module Level 4 Editor's Draft
CSS Values and Units Module Level 3 Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

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