Parallel Symbol

In geometry, the parallel symbol is used to denote two lines that are parallel to eachother.

Format Display Data
Image Parallel Symbol (∥) Download SVG ↓
TeX
\parallel
Unicode
8741

Usage

Parallel Lines | Notation

Parallel lines are denoted by the parallel symbol placed betwen the notation of the two lines. A line is denoted by the start and end letter with a line over top.