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I use :

\documentclass[a4paper,11pt,final]{article}    

I would like insert Male and Female symbols in my report, I have tried with \usepackage{marvosym} but that is not working :

LaTeX Error: Command \EUR already defined.

Could you help me ?

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what do you mean when you mention not working? Can you complete your example such that it becomes a full example with problematic symbol macros? (off-topic you don't need to include evvery package here for a specific question) –  percusse May 20 '13 at 14:02
    
I second percusse's comment: please discard everything that is not essential to explaining your question. People will understand much faster what you're getting at if you remove the clutter. The following works for me: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{marvosym} \begin{document} \Male \quad \Female \end{document}. –  Jubobs May 20 '13 at 14:02
    
That is working with \usepackage{wasysym} and \male and \female without capital letters –  Tidou May 20 '13 at 14:10
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Detexify lets you draw the symbol then gives you a set of possible matches. From that site, maybe this would work for you?

\usepackage{wasysym}
\begin{document}
    \mars%
    \female%
\end{document}
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Yes, that is working like that. Thank you –  Tidou May 20 '13 at 14:10
    
If you’re using wasysym, you should use \male instead of \mars. Even if their output is the same (which I don’t know), there’s no reason not to use the semantically logical \male next to \female. –  doncherry May 20 '13 at 22:32
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