Animation: effect property

Baseline 2022

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The Animation.effect property of the Web Animations API gets and sets the target effect of an animation. The target effect may be either an effect object of a type based on AnimationEffect, such as KeyframeEffect, or null.


A AnimationEffect object describing the target animation effect for the animation, or null to indicate no active effect.


Web Animations
# dom-animation-effect

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