Alias: cont. Structural element. Used at the end of a line of input to indicate that the expression on that line continues onto the next line. Equivalent in meaning to \ at the end of a line. Not the same as \[DescendingEllipsis]. See The Mathematica Book: Section 3.10.5. See also: \[RawBackslash], \[Backslash], \[ReturnIndicator].