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  • Alias: esc.
  • Letter-like form.
  • Representation of the indicator for special character aliases in Mathematica.
  • \[AliasIndicator] is an inactive letter-like form, used in describing how to type aliases.
  • An active character of the same appearance is typically obtained by typing Escape.
  • See The Mathematica Book: Section 3.10.5.
  • See also: \[EscapeKey], \[SpaceIndicator], \[ReturnIndicator].