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Mathematica Character Name


  • Unicode: F522.
  • Alias: Esc -> Esc.
  • Infix operator with built-in evaluation rules.
  • x -> y is by default interpreted as x->y or Rule[x, y].
  • x -> y -> z groups as x -> (y -> z).