Language reference : Technical content architecture : Reference elements
   
Reference elements
 
reference
refbody
refbodydiv
refsyn
properties
prophead
proptypehd
propvaluehd
propdeschd
property
proptype
propvalue
propdesc
Reference topics describe factual material about a subject, such as the commands in a programming language. This format is also suitable for bibliographies, catalogues, the list of ingredients for recipes, and similar collections of structured descriptive prose. For more details on when to use reference and other information types, please refer to the DITA architectural specification.