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Re: Mathematica Ouput: subscripts and superscripts

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  • Subject: [mg15062] Re: Mathematica Ouput: subscripts and superscripts
  • From: Hans Staugaard Nielsen <hsn at>
  • Date: Wed, 9 Dec 1998 04:12:41 -0500
  • Organization: Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Aarhus
  • References: <74aj8i$>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

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Andreas Paul Friedrich Bernhard wrote:
> sub/super/over and underscripts. However, is it possible to define a
> variable (including any sub,super,over,underscripts) that is recognised
> as a single expression.
> For example I would like to use a variable defined as an x with two over
> dots (as in "x dot dot"), however Mathematica will not permit this.
> Similarly I would like to define a variable defined as x with the
> subscript 0a, however Mathematica will treats the subscript as a
> seperate 0*a subexpression, rather than an intrinsic part of the
> variable definition.
> Andy
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