<sup>

Superscript

Definition

A number or expression that is set higher than the baseline and slightly smaller, to act as a superior or superscript

Attribute

arrange Arrangement of Subscripts and Superscripts

Model Information

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  sup          (#PCDATA %emphasized-text;)*                 >

Description

Any combination of:

This element may be contained in:

<addr-line> Address Line; <aff> Affiliation; <alt-title> Alternate Title; <article-title> Article Title; <attrib> Attribution; <bold> Bold; <chem-struct> Chemical Structure (Display); <citation> Citation; <collab> Collaborative (Group) Author; <comment> Comment in a Citation; <conf-theme> Conference Theme; <contract-sponsor> Contract/Grant Sponsor; <copyright-holder> Copyright Holder; <copyright-statement> Copyright Statement; <corresp> Correspondence Information; <def-head> Definition List: Definition Head; <disp-formula> Formula, Display; <ext-link> External Link; <font> Font; <gov> Government Report, Cited; <inline-formula> Formula, Inline; <inline-supplementary-material> Inline Supplementary Material; <institution> Institution Name: in an Address; <italic> Italic; <kwd> Keyword; <label> Label (Of a Figure, Reference, Etc.); <meta-name> Metadata Data Name for Custom Metadata; <meta-value> Metadata Data Name For Custom Metadata; <monospace> Monospace Text (Typewriter Text); <named-content> Named Special (Subject) Content; <on-behalf-of> On Behalf of; <overline> Overline; <p> Paragraph; <preformat> Preformatted Text; <product> Product Information; <related-article> Related Article Information; <role> Role or Function Title of Contributor; <sc> Small Caps; <series> Series; <series-text> Series Text: Header Text to Describe; <series-title> Series Title; <source> Source; <std> Standard, Cited; <strike> Strike Through; <sub> Subscript; <subject> Subject Grouping Name; <subtitle> Article Subtitle; <sup> Superscript; <supplement> Supplement Information; <target> Target of an Internal Link; <td> Table Data Cell (XHTML table model); <term> Definition List: Term; <term-head> Definition List: Term Head; <th> Table Header Cell (XHTML table model); <title> Title; <trans-source> Translated Source; <trans-subtitle> Translated Subtitle; <trans-title> Translated Title; <underline> Underline; <verse-line> Line of a Verse; <xref> X(cross) Reference

Tagged Examples

Example 1

       

As shown formatted above, a subscript and superscript in a “stacked ” arrangement:

        
...
<body>
<p>The <italic>Escherichia coli argU</italic> gene encodes a minor arginine 
tRNA, tRNA<sup arrange="stack">Arg</sup><sub arrange="stack">UCU</sub>, 
which corresponds to the rare codon AGA and possibly AGG ....</p>
...
</body>
...


    

Example 2

An ordinary superscript:

    
...
<p>... The recent discovery that Hfq is required for translation 
of the &#x03C2;<sup>s</sup> subunit of RNA polymerase ... Template 
for synthesis of <sup>32</sup>P-labeled RNA primer (97RNA) was 
obtained ...</p>
... 

Module

format.ent