I wish to make my integral symbols in pdfLaTeX documents appear the same way as in the following example:


The integral symbol comes from the Symbol font which is shipped with Microsoft products, and is made by combining the unicode symbols 2320, 2321, and 23AE. Is it possible to replicate this symbol in pdfLatex or a related typesetting engine? And if so, could anyone suggest potential ways that I might accomplish this?

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    Welcome! pdfLaTeX: no. At least, as close to being no as makes no difference. Another typesetting engine: only if the font has the MATH table. Then you might be able to use unicode-math with XeTeX or LuaTeX. But don't hold your breath. Does the font have such a table? otfinfo can tell you or something like FontForge. If it does, you might be able to use the font for the maths in your document. But unicode-math is not the simple ride which the standard TeX fonts provide, so be prepared for bumps along the way. – cfr Feb 3 '18 at 4:29
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    The font doesn't have a MATH table that I'm aware of (it is not even OpenType, being released in 1989), so it might not be possible by the sound of it. Thank you for your response in any case! – Zac Feb 3 '18 at 5:24
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    Just out of idle curiosity: Why do you wish to reproduce such a spindly, decrepit-looking integral symbol? What are you trying to achieve? – Mico Feb 3 '18 at 5:42
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    Maybe you're interested in tex.stackexchange.com/a/254916/4427 – egreg Feb 3 '18 at 14:21
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    @Mico An excellent question. This spindly integral symbol is the one used in state-wide exam papers for high school students here in NSW, Australia. I'm not sure why it is used and have hardly even seen it used elsewhere, but would like to be able to use it myself when preparing notes or resources for consistency. – Zac Feb 4 '18 at 4:20

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