Definition The clip property sets the shape of an element. What happens if an image is larger than the element it goes inside? - The "...
DefinitionThe clip property sets the shape of an element.
What happens if an image is larger than the element it goes inside? - The "clip" property lets you specify the dimensions of an element that should be visible, and the element is clipped into this shape, and displayed.
Note: This property cannot be used for elements with an "overflow" property set to "visible".
Scripting Syntax: object.style.clip="rect(0px,50px,50px,0px)"
clip: rect(10px, 5px, 10px, 5px)
|shape||Sets the shape of the element. The valid shape value is: rect (top, right, bottom, left)|
|auto||Default. The browser sets the shape of the element|
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