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Numbered Lists

Synopsis

A (possibly nested) list of numbered points.

Syntax

Here is used to represent a visible space:

  • 1. MarkedText
  • ␠␠␠1. MarkedText
  • ␠␠␠␠␠␠1. MarkedText

Description

Numbered Lists create, possibly nested, lists of numbered points. They start with a number followed by a period (1.). The number of spaces indicates the nesting level, every 3 spaces represents one level.

A list item ends with:

  • the start of a new list item.
  • an empty line.

bullet lists and numbered lists can be mixed.

Examples

The input

1. First item.
1. Second item.

will produce:

  1. First item.
  2. Second item.

The input

1. First item.
1. First subitem.
1. Second subitem.
1. Second item

will produce:

  1. First item.
    1. First subitem.
    2. Second subitem.
  2. Second item

Pitfalls

  • An empty line is required after a NumberedList