<select tabindex="">

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The Role Of In HTML Forms (To Create Drop-Down Lists)
What does <select tabindex=""> do?
Defines the order of selection when the tab key is pressed.

Setting the Behavior of the Tab key

tabindex is used to determine the order of selection when the <select> is in focus, and the tab key is pressed.

For more information about tabindex, see the Forms Usability and Accessibility guide.

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