The description read-only property returns a DOMString value of the server-specified metric description, or an empty string.




Specification Status Comment
Server Timing
The definition of 'description' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic support
Chrome Full support 65Edge ? Firefox Full support 61IE No support NoOpera Full support 52Safari ? WebView Android Full support 65Chrome Android Full support 65Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support 61Opera Android Full support 52Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?


Full support  
Full support
No support  
No support
Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.

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