find parent element using css selector code example

Example 1: css parent selector

/* There is no such selector
   in 2008, the following was suggested */

a < img { 'border': none }

/* Which in theory, would set an an images 'a' parent
   border to none
   Of course, this does not exist

   Another suggestion... */

div:parent { 'border': none }

/* Pretty self explainatory, nevertheless it does not

   You will have to use JavaScript/jQuery */


Example 2: secltor for parent li css

//in css no way!
//but in java can use this:
$("").parents('li').css("property", "value");


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