Parallel Symbol

Symbol Format Data
Code Point
U+2225
TeX
\parallel
SVG
Symbol Table

Usage

In geometry, the parallel symbol is used to denote two lines that are parallel to each other. Typically the parallel symbol is used in an expression like this:

In plain language, this means that the line is parallel to the line . Read more…

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Parallel Lines

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