ANSI/NISO Z39.102-2017

8 ANSI/NISO Z39.102-2017 STS (Version 1.0) • 8.1 Elements

8.1.180 <num> ISO Numeric Emphasis

A number appearing in running prose. The <num> element is provided to allow numbers to be tagged so that the decimal separators and group separators appearing in them can be identified explicitly; this is helpful when the document is to be rendered in a style which may require different decimal or group separators in different contexts or for different languages.

Content model:

Text, numbers, or special characters