Handling primary sources in TEI XML

14. Supplied text

Sometimes, a transcript may need to include words not visibly present in the source:
  • because the carrier has been damaged or is barely legible
  • because of (assumed) scribal error
The <supplied> element is provided for use in either situations; the @reason attribute is used to distinguish them.
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