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What does DTD stand for?

DTD stands for Document Type Definition (markup languages)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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76 This guide explains the rules for constructing extensible markup language (XML) documents, introduces document type definitions (DTDs) and XML schemas, discusses strategies for storing and retrieving XML documents, and describes programming with the document object model (DOM) and simple API for XML (SAX).
The concept of the ETD was first proposed in 1987 at a meeting between representatives of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), UMI, the University of Michigan, Soft Quad and Arbor Text, agreed to finance the development of the first Standardized General Markup Language (SGML) Document Type Definition (DTD) for this purpose.
It's a value-priced XML development environment for home and student users, featuring toots for XML, XSL, XSLT, XML Schema and Document Type Definitions.
The new version provides a more detailed view of the actual document type definition (DTD) structure giving the user a more complete view of the constructs specified by the DTD.
INTERNET BUSINESS NEWS-(C)1995-2000 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD TIBCO Software Inc has introduced an upgrade of XML Authority, its system for developing, creating, converting and validating XML schemas and document type definitions.
These, also known as DTD Document Type Definitions, are designed to help organizations integrate applications and exchange documents, and are likely to be an important component of future e-commerce implementations.