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Element: group-name


The group-name type describes the name or abbreviation of a part-group element. Formatting attributes in the group-name type are deprecated in Version 2.0 in favor of the new group-name-display and group-abbreviation-display elements.

Derived By

Type group-name

Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
default-x  tenths  No 
default-y  tenths  No 
relative-x  tenths  No 
relative-y  tenths  No 
font-family  comma-separated-text  No 
font-style  font-style  No 
font-size  font-size  No 
font-weight  font-weight  No 
color  color  No 
justify  left-center-right  No 
Content Model

Contains text only.

Referenced By

    <part-group number="3" type="start">
      <group-name>Horn in F</group-name>
      <group-symbol default-x="-10">square</group-symbol>


See part-group


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