Wolfram Language & System 10.4 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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  • Unicode: 2192.
  • x y is by default interpreted as RightArrow[x,y].
  • Alias: Esc->Esc.
  • Infix arrow operator.
  • Used for many purposes in mathematics to indicate transformation, tending to a limit or implication.
  • Used as an overscript to indicate a directed object.
  • Not the same as \[Rule].
  • Esc->Esc is the alias for \[Rule]. The alias for \[RightArrow] has a space at the beginning.
  • Extensible character.
Introduced in 1996