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The "orphans" CSS Property

This property sets the minimum number of line boxes in a block container that must be left in a fragment before a fragment break.

Values for "orphans"
CSS LevelValue
CSS Fragmentation Level 3<integer> (must be positive)
CSS 2.1<integer> (must be positive)


  • Only positive values are allowed. The default is 2.

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