Following is a list of terms for Cascading Style Sheet creation and usage.

amitable If a property is "amitable" it may be used in animations and transitions. This means that they will change gradually from one value to another. Not all properties are amitable and not all browsers support this feature..
API Application Programming Interface
deprecated elements or attributes that have been outdated by newer constructs but are still supported by user-agents such as web browsers
DOM Document Object Model a convention for the way of representing various HTML objects and their interaction
inherit a value that tells the browser to use what ever is assigned to the parent element
selector the HTML element, class or id that you to which you wish to have the styles applied
shorthand property an element or attribute in which several other attributes can be combined withinn the singe attribute, such as "background" or "border"