SubscriptBox

SubscriptBox[x,y]

is the lowlevel box representation for xy in notebook expressions.

Details and Options

Examples

Basic Examples  (3)

Display a letter with a subscript:

In[1]:=
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Out[1]//DisplayForm=

A SubscriptBox form is typically interpreted as a Subscript expression:

In[1]:=
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Out[1]=
In[2]:=
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Out[2]//FullForm=

The standard formatting for Subscript uses SubscriptBox:

In[1]:=
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Out[1]//FullForm=

The formatted result looks like this:

In[2]:=
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Out[2]=

See Also

Subscript  SuperscriptBox  SubsuperscriptBox  UnderscriptBox  ScriptSizeMultipliers

Tutorials

Introduced in 1996
(3.0)
| Updated in 2007
(6.0)