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The filter attribute defines the filter effects define by the <filter> element that shall be applied to its element.

As a presentation attribute, it also can be used as a property directly inside a CSS stylesheet, see css filter for further information.

Usage context

Categories Presentation attribute
Value <funciri> | none | inherit
Animatable Yes
Normative document SVG 1.1 (2nd Edition)
A reference to a <filter> element which defines the filter effects that shall be applied to its element.
Do not apply any filter effects to its element.


The following elements can use the filter attribute

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