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Equivalent to the ordinary ASCII character with code 42.
In addition to one-dimensional uses, is by default interpreted as SuperStar[x].
is often used in mathematics to indicate a conjugate, dual, or completion of x.
See Section 3.10.5.
See also: \[Star] , \[Times] , \[SixPointedStar] .