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  • Unicode: 000A.
  • Raw operator.
  • Inserted whenever a raw newline is entered on the keyboard.
  • Forces a line break in an expression, fixing the indenting level at the time when the line break is inserted.
  • \[NewLine] represents a newline on any computer system, independent of the underlying character code used on that computer system.