Appendix. Example Glossary

THIS GLOSSARY IS FOR A QUICK LOOK-UP of different keywords, statements, and terms used in standard ECMA-262 JavaScript, with clear examples provided. You will not find words that either Microsoft or Netscape developed outside the ECMA-262 standard, no matter how helpful these terms are. Also, you will not find a standard “Reference” section here. If that’s what you want, you can find the mother of all JavaScript references at

The European Computer Manufacturer’s Association (ECMA) is the definitive authority on JavaScript, and its 188-page reference section includes all of the technical material about JavaScript. (See also ...

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