• Unicode: 2192.
  • x y is by default interpreted as RightArrow[x,y].
  • Alias: ->.
  • Infix arrow operator.
  • Used for many purposes in mathematics to indicate transformation, tending to a limit or implication.
  • Used as an overscript to indicate a directed object.
  • Not the same as \[Rule].
  • -> is the alias for \[Rule]. The alias for \[RightArrow] has a space at the beginning.
  • Extensible character.

See Also

\[LongRightArrow]  \[ShortRightArrow]  \[DoubleRightArrow]  \[RightTeeArrow]  \[RightArrowBar]  \[UpperRightArrow]  \[RightVector]  \[RightTriangle]  \[LeftArrow]  \[HorizontalLine]  \[Implies]  \[Rule]


Introduced in 1996