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contractsponsor — The sponsor of a contract.


contractsponsor ::= [-]


The contractsponsor element that occurs in bibliographic metadata contains information about the sponser of a contract under which a document was written.

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May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context. Sometimes suppressed.


These elements contain contractsponsor: biblioentry, bibliomixed, bibliomset, biblioset, info (, info (, info (, info (, info (, merge.


The following elements occur in contractsponsor: text, abbrev, acronym, alt, anchor, annotation, biblioref, coref, date, emphasis (db._emphasis), firstterm (db._firstterm), footnote, footnoteref, foreignphrase (db._foreignphrase), glossterm (db._glossterm), indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), inlinemediaobject, link, olink, phrase (db._phrase), quote (db._quote), remark, replaceable, subscript, superscript, trademark, wordasword, xref.


<article xmlns=''>
  <title>Retrofitting Class A Widgets</title>
  <contractsponsor>Xyzzy Engineering Resources</contractsponsor>
    <orgname>Technical Documentation Consultants, Inc.</orgname>
    <affiliation><orgname>Yoyodyne Propulsion Systems</orgname></affiliation>