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U+2248, ≈
ALMOST EQUAL TO

[U+2247]
Mathematical Operators
[U+2249]
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Translingual[edit]

Description[edit]

Two wavy horizontal lines.

Symbol[edit]

  1. (mathematics) Approximately equal to.
    • Eric Weisstein, Wolfram Mathworld, "Approximately Equal":
      If two quantities A and B are approximately equal, this is written A B.
  2. (topology) Homeomorphic to.

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • = (equal to)
  • (not equal to)
  • (almost equal to)
  • (approximately equal to)