Type: Function

This function will return the curated text from a given node. Any text content under detached and removed nodes will be ignored. Newline characters will be inserted in places where a boundary from inline context to a block context is crossed. Newline characters will also be inserted for break elements.

Note: Make sure to import this function's namespace before calling this function. Refer to the example below on how to do this.


import module namespace fonto = "";

Refer to the example on the XPath/XQuery Fonto specific examples page for a more detailed example on how to use this function.


  1. $node


    Type: Node

    The node to return the curated text of.


Type: String

A string containing the curated text.