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CSS Keyword: inherit

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The CSS (CSS3) inherit keyword is used to specify that an element should inherit its value from its parent element.


For example, the following means the color property for <span> elements should be red, except for those which have class = "colorinherited", which would inherit theirs from their parent element


Example rule:

span {color: red; }

span.colorinherited {color: inherit;}

JavaScript syntax:

e.g. object.style.property="inherit"


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