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October 4th, 2017, 08:22 AM   #1
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Meaning of a symbol?

What is the meaning of the following symbol: ≍

I searched some information around the net, but it did not help me....
Every opinion will be highly appreciated....
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Some context might be useful.

Try this.
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Some context might be useful.
Can you make a guess, please, without the context?
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It's a picture of a bridge.
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... is asymptotic to ...
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... is asymptotic to ...
Thank you a lot... could you please make a reference to the source of your information?
I didn't managed to find anything in the textbooks.

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Asymptotic -- from Wolfram MathWorld
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Thank you a lot... could you please make a reference to the source of your information?
i didn't managed to find anything in the textbooks
I used this: Classify
And then googled the latex symbol.
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https://oeis.org/wiki/List_of_LaTeX_...atical_symbols
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