THDL Toolbox > Places & Geography > THDL Gazetteer > Gazetteer DTD Decoded For Dummies > ref Element
<!ELEMENT ref (#PCDATA|extptr|%m.inline;)*> <!ATTLIST ref %a.common; idref IDREFS #REQUIRED lang %LANGUAGE; #IMPLIED>
ref = An internal linking element which provides for movement within a gazetteer. Unlike the ptr element, the ref element may contain text or other elements that identify or describe the referenced object. Extptr sub-elements may be used to include external digital objects which identify, describe or represent the referenced object, such as an icon or a thumbnail image.
The "idref" attribute…
The "lang" attribute is %LANGUAGE.