Legend

Updated: 10/02/2017 by Computer Hope

A legend may refer to any of the following:

legend

1. With a chart, a legend is an area of a chart that helps describe each of the parts that help make up a chart. See our chart definition for a visual example of a legend.

2. A legend is an explanation of characters, symbols, or markings on a document that may be unfamiliar to the reader.

3. When referring to HTML, the <legend> tag is used to designate a caption for the <fieldset> element.

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