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parentRule property

Retrieves the containing rule, if the current rule is contained inside another rule.

Document Object Model (DOM) Level 2 Style Specification, Section 2.2Internet Explorer 9

 

Syntax

JavaScript

p = object.parentRule

 

Property values

Type: Object

the containing rule, if the current rule is contained inside another rule (for example, a style rule inside an @media block). If this rule is not nested inside any other rules, this returns null.

Standards information

See also

CSSFontFaceRule
CSSImportRule
CSSMediaRule
CSSNamespaceRule
CSSRule
CSSStyleDeclaration
currentStyle
page
rule
style

 

 

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