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Superscript

Superscript
is an object that formats as .
  • The baseline of Superscript is taken to be the baseline of .
  • Superscript is normally output with in a smaller font than .
Entering superscript notation directly, through x Ctrl+^ y will be interpreted as Power:
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Out[1]=
 
Entering superscript notation directly, through x Ctrl+^ y will be interpreted as Power:
In[1]:=
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Out[1]=
In[2]:=
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Out[2]//FullForm=
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