CSSStyleDeclaration: parentRule property

The CSSStyleDeclaration.parentRule read-only property returns a CSSRule that is the parent of this style block, e.g. a CSSStyleRule representing the style for a CSS selector.


The CSS rule that contains this declaration block or null if this CSSStyleDeclaration is not attached to a CSSRule.


The following JavaScript code gets the parent CSS style rule from a CSSStyleDeclaration:

const declaration = document.styleSheets[0].rules[0].style;
const rule = declaration.parentRule;


CSS Object Model (CSSOM)
# dom-cssstyledeclaration-parentrule

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