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Mathematica Character Name

\[Cross]

  • Unicode: F4A0.
  • Alias: Esc cross Esc.
  • Infix operator with built-in evaluation rules.
  • x x y is by default interpreted as Cross[x, y].
  • \[Cross] represents vector cross product, while \[Times] represents ordinary multiplication.
  • \[Cross] is drawn smaller than \[Times].