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SubsuperscriptBox

SubsuperscriptBox
is the low-level box representation for in notebook expressions.
  • To create a SubsuperscriptBox in a notebook, use either Ctrl+_ to begin a regular subscript or Ctrl+^ to begin a regular superscript. After typing the first script, use Ctrl+% to move to the opposite script position. Ctrl+Space moves out of the subscript or superscript position.
Display a letter with a subscript and a superscript:
A SubsuperscriptBox form is typically interpreted as a power of a Subscript expression:
The standard formatting for a power of a Subscript expression uses SubsuperscriptBox:
The formatted result looks like this:
Display a letter with a subscript and a superscript:
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Out[1]//DisplayForm=
 
A SubsuperscriptBox form is typically interpreted as a power of a Subscript expression:
In[1]:=
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Out[1]=
In[2]:=
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Out[2]//FullForm=
 
The standard formatting for a power of a Subscript expression uses SubsuperscriptBox:
In[1]:=
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Out[1]//FullForm=
The formatted result looks like this:
In[2]:=
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Out[2]=
Subsuperscript formatting uses SubsuperscriptBox, with interpretation information:
The interpretation is not obvious in the formatted result:
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