# sc

Content wrapped in sc should be displayed as small caps. This is often used for emphasis or other typographical distinction when bold or italic would not be appropriate. It is often used for such things as "AM" and "PM" for 12-hour time.
sc is a specialization of ph.

## Inheritance

+ topic/ph d4p-formatting-d/sc

<p>The current time is 12:01<sc>am</sc></p>
Figure 12. Sample of an instance of the sc element