DOM is just an API and not a part of the JavaScript language

These are the quote that I and every other developer who just take their first step into front-end development should keep in mind when talking about DOM.

Although the DOM is often accessed using JavaScript, it is not a part of the JavaScript language. It can also be accessed by other languages.

Document Object Model (DOM)

If you need a brief conceptual introduction to the DOM head over to MDN.

DOM is just an API while another DOM might refer to someone at The Fast and the Furious movie.

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