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How can I create a new extensible symbol?

Given an arbitrary thin vertical symbol, can I create a new math delimiter from it (and if so, how)? Edit: Ideally, I would like to be able to create an extensible symbol, either built out an ...
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How can I have a bigger integral (\int) delimiter?

I'm writing some integrals and I don't like the way the \int symbol is displayed when it is followed by a big delimiter. Here's the code: \[ \int_S\biggl(\nabla\times\bar B - \mu_0\bar J - \mu_0\...
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Integral Sign $\int…$ [duplicate]

does anybody know how to write integral signs in LaTex that are slanted to the left, and not the right. See here if you do not know what I mean: (From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:...
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Extensible triple-bracket delimiter with a new symbol

\DeclarePairedDelimiter allows one to define extensible delimiters (for example using the \big option). An example is provided below with double brackets. I need a similar delimiter with triple ...
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Integral with fraction and square root produces wrong vertical alignment

This code produces an ankward vertical alignment which involves the integral symbol and the fraction with the square root at the denominator. Why? How can I fix this? \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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Math spacing in TeX Gyre Pagella

The spacing in the following output looks off to me. In particular, the integral symbol has not grown to accommodate the height of the integrand, the spacing in the fraction seems large, and the ...
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increasing summation size in continued fraction

I've got a continued fraction, where the denominator has a summation... Here is my code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ y_i = 1 - \cfrac{1}{x_i + \displaystyle \sum_{...
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Using Symbol font for extended integrals in LaTeX

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 ...
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How to improve my unicode/tikz enabled big integral sign?

I found the following Big integral sign after I asked the (almost?) duplicate Is there a more typographically-satisfying bigints package? and decided that the given solutions are not great. I found ...
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Is there a more typographically-satisfying bigints package? [duplicate]

I found the bigints package but as its documentation shows, the symbol is simply scaled up in size which leads to a much thicker stroke: Is there a package that deals with this properly, or failing ...