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FilledSmallSquare InputAliases is an option for cells that allows you to define customized keyboard aliases for frequently used expressions.

FilledSmallSquare Using this option you can define aliases for any typeset expression, however complicated. For example, if you set InputAliases Rule {"a1" Rule SubscriptBox["a", "1"]}, then typing EscapeKey a1 EscapeKey enters the character into the notebook.

FilledSmallSquare InputAliases is specified as a list with each element defining a single alias. The full form of each alias must be specified by its complete Mathematica expression.

FilledSmallSquare This option is typically specified in a style sheet.

FilledSmallSquare Note: to enter the character , press the EscapeKey key.