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document root

The folder/directory on a Web server that contains the Web pages visible to the public. Also called the "docroot," the folder names are often /www/public or /public_html.
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The complexity of traversal pathways was evaluated as the length of the XML Path Language (XPath) expression (22) and the number of text matching operations required for traversal from the document root to representative document sections or data elements (Table 2).
XPath expressions represent document components as a path from the document root tag through the hierarchy of tags (nodes) to locate a particular tag or its contents.
A "Virtual Host Challenged" plug-in compatibility mode accommodates Macintosh plug-ins that assume a static, top-level document root.

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