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{subscripts} are smaller characters appearing set slightly below the normal line.

are numbers, figures, symbols, or indicators that appear smaller than the normal line of type and are set slightly below (at or below the baseline). Subscripts are perhaps best known for their use in formulas, mathematical expressions, and descriptions of chemical compounds or isotopes, but have many other uses as well.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How can you get a subscript in text mode?
  2. How can you get a subscript to the left of a symbol?
  3. How can you align limits of different operators?
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