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Times

× \[Times]
  • Alias: *.
  • Infix operator with built-in evaluation rules.
  • x


    y is by default interpreted as Times[x,y], which is equivalent to xy or x*y.
  • Not the same as \[Cross].
  • \[Times] represents ordinary multiplication, while \[Cross] represents vector cross product.
  • \[Times] is drawn larger than \[Cross].
  • See The Mathematica Book: Section 1.10.4, Section 3.10.1Section 3.10.4.
  • See also: \[Star], \[CircleTimes], \[Divide], \[Wedge].