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Chapter 7. Formatted Lists > Definition Lists - Pg. 239

Figure 7-7. The type attribute lets you do traditional outlining with ordered lists Nested Ordered Lists By default, browsers number the items in ordered lists beginning with the Arabic nu- meral 1, nested or not. It would be great if the standards numbered nested ordered lists in some rational, consecutive manner. For example, the items in the second nest of the third main ordered list might be successively numbered "3.2.1," "3.2.2," "3.2.3," and so on. With the type and value attributes, however, you do have a lot more latitude in how