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Re: Mathematica Ouput: subscripts and superscripts

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  • Subject: [mg15058] Re: Mathematica Ouput: subscripts and superscripts
  • From: "Dale Horton" <daleh>
  • Date: Wed, 9 Dec 1998 04:12:38 -0500
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Andreas Paul Friedrich Bernhard wrote in message
<74aj8i$46k at>...
>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.
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