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° \[Degree]
  • Alias: deg.
  • Letter-like form with built-in value.
  • Interpreted by default as the symbol Degree.
  • 30 is interpreted as 30

  • The symbol is sometimes used in mathematics to indicate the interior of a set.
  • Not the same as \[SmallCircle] or \[EmptySmallCircle].
  • See The Mathematica Book:

    Section 1.10.4Section 3.10.3.
  • See also: \[Prime], \[DoublePrime].