Glossary Section Style

You can include a glossary in an article, book, and book part by setting the glossary style on a section.

Glossary section syntax

The glossary section is defined as a level 1 section (==) when:

  • the doctype is article

  • the doctype is book and the book doesn’t contain any parts

  • the glossary is for a book part

[glossary]
== Terminology

If the book has parts, and the glossary is for the whole book, the section is defined as a level 0 section (=).

[glossary]
= Glossary

Glossary description list style syntax

In addition to setting glossary on the section, the block style glossary must be set on the description list in the section.

[glossary]
== Glossary

[glossary]
mud:: wet, cold dirt
rain::
	water falling from the sky