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= U+003D, =
EQUALS SIGN
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[U+003C]
Basic Latin >
[U+003E]
U+FE66, &#65126;
SMALL EQUALS SIGN
[unassigned: U+FE67]

[U+FE65]
Small Form Variants
[U+FE68]
U+207C, &#8316;
SUPERSCRIPT EQUALS SIGN

[U+207B]
Superscripts and Subscripts
[U+207D]
U+FF1D, &#65309;
FULLWIDTH EQUALS SIGN

[U+FF1C]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FF1E]
See also:

Translingual[edit]

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Description[edit]

Two parallel horizontal lines.

Symbol[edit]

=

  1. (mathematics) The equal sign. It asserts that two quantities or expressions have the same value.
    2+2=4
  2. (chemistry) A double bond; a chemical bond between two chemical elements involving four bonding electrons instead of the usual two.
  3. (programming) The assignment operator. It assigns a value to a variable.
    $price=18.95 (this causes $price to be 18.95 from now on)
  4. (programming) An operator that compares if two values are equal. In some languages, == is used instead.
  5. (lexicography) The same form as the headword.
    sheep pl. =
  6. (lexicography) Indicates synonyms of a word.
  7. (Hittitology) Indicates morpheme boundaries in bound transcription of Hittite terms with clitics.

Quotations[edit]

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Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

  • (equals):

Derived terms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

=

  1. (informal) The same as; equal to.
    A wireless keyboard = a keyboard without a wire.
    Vulpes vulpes = red fox.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:=.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (equals):

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Symbol[edit]

=

  1. Alternative form of