Build a glossary from the defined terms
The "build-glossary" pragma is used to instruct the BLUE PROCESSOR to assemble the terms and definitions of manuscript glossmarks into a glossary.
The syntax for the
build-glossary pragma consists of:
- An exclamation point !
- The keyword build-glossary
coalescer(optional), specified using a full-stop . followed by a glossmark coalescer.
numeric) to identify how the glossary entries should be ordered.
no), to specify whether or not hyperlinks should be created from the entries in the Glossary section back to the place in the manuscript where they were used.
If a coalescer is specified, the builder will only include glossmarks which specify that coalescer.
The default value for the
junctors attribute is
yes, which instructs the builder to create backlinks from the built glossary to the locations where the terms occur. But regardless of the
junctors setting, each glossmark occurance in the body-matter will always be hyperlinked to the corresponding definition in the back-matter section built by the processor.
Here is what a
build-glossary pragma looks like within the body of a manuscript.
And here is the output created by the builder: