has been superseded by the more general function Column.

prints as a column with above , etc.

specifies the horizontal alignment of each element.

also specifies the vertical alignment of the whole column.


  • Possible horizontal alignments are:
  • Centercentered
    Leftleft justified (default case)
    Rightright justified
  • Possible vertical alignments are:
  • Abovethe bottom element of the column is aligned with the baseline
    Belowthe top element is aligned with the baseline (default case)
    Centerthe column is centered on the baseline
  • The first argument of can have any head, not necessarily List.
  • acts as a "wrapper", which affects printing, but not evaluation.
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