Obelus Symbol
The obelus symbol is used in mathematics to represent the division operator. Typically the symbol is used in an expression like this:
In plain language this means the number twelve divided by the number three. Shown below are various formats for the obelus symbols.
Symbol  Format  Data 

÷  Unicode 

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SVG 
Usage
Division  Operator
The division operator returns the result of dividing one number by another number.