Check out example codes for "padding css shorthand". It will help you in understanding the concepts better.

Code Example 1

padding: top, right, bottom, and left

Code Example 2

padding:10px 5px 15px 20px;
means
top padding is 10px
right padding is 5px
bottom padding is 15px
left padding is 20px

Code Example 3

.box {
  padding: <padding-top> || <padding-right> || <padding-bottom> || <padding-left>
}

Code Example 4

Syntax:
padding: top, right, bottom, left;

Example:
padding: 10px 15px 20px 25px;

/*What it means*/
padding from top 10px
padding from right 15px
padding from bottom 20px
padding from left 25px

Code Example 5

padding: 5px 10px 15px 20px; //top right bottom left

padding: 10px 20px;//top & bottom then left & right

padding-top: 5px; //just top padding
padding-right: 10px; //just right padding
padding-bottom: 15px; //just bottom padding
padding-left: 20px; //just left padding

Code Example 6

div {
 
  padding: 25px 50px 75px 100px;
}

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