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U+003E 
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The greater than symbol is used to express that the lefthand expression is greater than the righthand expression. Typically, the symbol is used in an expression like this:
In plain language, this expression means that the variable is greater than the variable .
The greater than or equal to symbol is used in math to express the relationship between two math expressions.
The less than symbol is used to state that one expression is less than another.
The less than or equal symbol is used in math to express the relationship between two quantities.