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Mathematica Character Name


  • Unicode: 2192.
  • x y is by default interpreted as RightArrow[x, y].
  • Alias: Esc -> Esc.
  • Infix arrow operator.
  • Used for many purposes in mathematics to indicate transformation, tending to a limit or implication.
  • Used as an overscript to indicate a directed object.
  • Extensible character.