Superset Symbol

Symbol Format Data
Code Point
U+2283
TeX
\supset
SVG
Symbol Table

Usage

The superset symbol is used in math to express that one set is a superset of another set. Typically, the symbol is used in an expression like this:

In plain language, this means that the set is a superset of the set .

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Proper Superset

A proper superset is denoted by the superset symbol which looks like a U rotated ninety degrees to the left.