# Perpendicular Symbol

Symbol Format Data
Code Point
U+22A5
TeX
\perp
SVG

## Usage

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

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

## Related

The right tack symbol.

The left tack symbol.

Raised interpolation marker