Member of Symbol

Symbol Format Data
Code Point
U+2208
TeX
\in
member of SVG
Symbol Table

Usage

The (member of) symbol indicates that an expression on the left-hand side of the symbol belongs to or is in the set on the right-hand side of the symbol. Typically the symbol is used in an expression like this:

In plain language, this means that the variable is a member of the set of real numbers denoted by the symbol .

Related

not in

The not in symbol.

Links

Element of

The element of symbol describes membership to a set. When reading an equation the symbol can be read as "in" or "belongs to".