An inline style is one that is defined within an element that the style applies to. This is not specific to HTML so please include the appropriate language tag as well.

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The idea here is that you can give a massive boost to the perceived performance of the first page load on a site by putting the most important CSS in the head of the page. Then you cache the full stylesheet. For subsequent visits you only ever use the external stylesheet.