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Placing symbol over relation without changing where superscripts are placed

I would like to place a symbol over a relation without changing where superscript are placed. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{accents} \newcommand{\rel}...
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How to make certain words in a phrase bold using this metrix-like approach?

I have a tex file with English phrases along with their phonetic transcription: \phrase { * * * . } {Whoa, what hap-pened?} {ˈwoʊ, ˈwʌt̚ ˈhæp ənd?} \phrase { * . . * . * * } {...
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How can I insert stress symbols above word syllables?

Is it possible to create something like this in LaTeX? I need those dots above the unstressed and stressed syllables. In LibreOffice, I created a table with hidden borders. Each word and symbol is a ...
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How to add a newline inside \overset?

Example: $abc \overset{a=1,b=2,c=3}{=} c!$ I'm trying to figure out how to add newlines instead of commas between a=1 and b=2 and b=2 and c=3.
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Reduce vertical spacing when using `\underset` and `\overset`

Trying to use notation of the form (a, b)\underset{{+}}{\bumpeq}(c, d), I find the combined symbol \underset{{+}}{\bumpeq} too much spread vertically for my purposes: \documentclass{article} \...
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Underset and Overset Together

I would like to use \overset and \underset together on this formula but it gives me an error. As soon as I change the equality sign (=) and use max instead it is fixed. Can you help me with that? \[ \...
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Overset and vertical align

I'm using the \overset command and I would like to vertically align the overset values
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Ignorant Chemistry question

I would like a double harpoon arrow representing a reversible reaction having a forward operator k1 above the harpoon, and a reverse operator k-1 below the harpoon. But \overset{k_1}\underset{k_-1}{\...
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Correct way to get underset alignement

I am currently trying to get this kind of alignement : By using the aligned-overset package, i have managed to come up with : This is tedious and not very good : %%%%%%%%%%% préambule %%%%%%%%%%% % ...
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\overset alignment for inverse inverse

I am trying to use \overset to get the following output: But what I get with my code $ (\overset{\Xi}{F^{-1}})_{\widetilde{D}}^{D}$ I would like to have \Xi alligned right over the F.
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Horizontal Alignment When Using Overset with Superscript

I have the following problem. In the latex snippet below the superscript "(+)" is slighty higher for the complex conjugate c (c with star on top) than with the normal c. How can I align this ...
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Modification of overrightarrow

I have a simple question... I want a modified version of \overrightarrow such that: So, the (n) is vertically aligned with the arrow. And this of course for every letter and symbol. The first line I ...
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Superscript hours, minutes, seconds over decimal for angles

In this example (from the U.S. Naval Observatory's Almanac for Computers), there is a nice, compact notation for angles where the units of the angle (either degrees or hours, minutes seconds) is shown ...
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Overset arrows similar to \vec for monomorphism, epimorphism and isomorphism

I want to define 3 commands similar to \vec. The first, \Mono, must place over the argument an arrow just like in \vec, but with another arrowhead in the beginning of the arrow, and also pointing ...
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Aligning symbols above a function

\begin{equation} \frac{IM(\overset{+}{Y},\overset{+}{\epsilon})}{\epsilon} \end{equation} So in my equation, I've noticed that the '+' above 'Y' and 'epsilon' are not aligned when I use \overset. ...
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How to redefine `\mathrel` without breaking `\overset`?

It seems that I cannot modify \mathrel without breaking \overset, and I do not understand why. The following fails to compile even when the redefinition of \mathrel does exactly the same as the ...
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How to align the superscripts in one single line irrespective of the height of the base character (in Sanskrit)?

I requested help to compose Sanskrit text and with the answers said here, I was able to compose many pages of Sanskrit texts with numbers raised as superscript-like over the base character. The height ...
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How to get an inverted (or reversed) tilde on a math symbol?

How can we get a reversed (or inverted) tilde on top of a math symbol, in math-mode? I'm sure that this reversed tilde does exist in LaTeX (I strongly believe I have seen it before), but I'm yet ...
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Stretch \sim in matrix transformations [duplicate]

I'm sure there is already such a question, but after searching I didn't find anything. I'm looking for the method that would make \sim stretch depending on the text above. Here is the example of ...
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Placing two icons from fontawesome5 above each other

Normally you can do $\overset{a}{b}$ which results in : Is there a way to do something similar using icons from the fontawesome5 package? if I try $\overset{\faEye}{\faHeartbeat}$ I get the ...
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How do I put text above and under an expression?

I'm trying to outline something in a function, by putting text under and above the equation. Text under the equation works fine, but the text above the equation is moved to the right of the equation, ...
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How to use "^" above y in math mode? [duplicate]

I was trying to put ^ above y, the follow ways didn't work: $\overset{^}{y} $^y$ $y^{^}$ I wanted something like overset, I would be glad if some one could help me.
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Triangle on top of propto that matches \triangleq

As you can see, neither \triangle nor Delta look like the triangle in \triangleq: x \triangleq y \qquad x \overset{\triangle}{\propto} y \qquad x \overset{\Delta}{\propto} y
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Difference between \xrightarrow and \overset\to

What is the difference between \xrightarrow h and \overset h\to? The output seems to differ ever so slightly. Is one to be preferred over the other? Is one less likely to create unsightly gaps ...
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aligned overset

The aligned-overset package provides correct alignment for \overset or \underset, respectively. My question however is how to align something which contains BOTH: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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Type one character over another with Sanskrit - easier approach

My requirement is to compose text in Sanskrit with (roman or devanagri) numbers and symbols placed over the Sanskrit text. Before knowing anything about Latex, I asked this question in SU.SE - how-to-...
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How should I add a bit of space below a substack in an overset?

Consider the following equations: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \[ \int_Y \left( \int_X f(x,y)\,dy\right)dx \overset{\substack{\text{Fubini's} \\ \text{theorem}}}{=} ...
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The old issue of overleft/rightarrow revisited, and my own approach

I want to try to communicate what I want to achieve with the following code example. I would like to have one left- and right-command for this functionality, which compiles in reasonable time. I am ...
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A Shorter Zero Vector

I'm looking for a nice 0 vector for some linear algebra flashcards utilizing MathJax. I know some conventions use theta, but I find that practice very confusing. At the current moment I'm using \vec{...
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Setting fixed height (in all situations and characters) for overset notations

A noticeable downside to aesthetics in the \vec{} notation is that, for "short" and "tall" characters (a, i, v vs b, k, l), the overset vector notation shows difference in its height from the baseline....
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semantic package: Floating premises with nested \inference

I am typing setting some big step semantics using the package semantic and its command \inference. I use the LuaLaTeX compiler. However, when I compose more inference commands, and one of them ...
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Overset alignment above text and inserted whitespace

I'd like to insert an annotation above equations without breaking the spacing of that equation. The annotation should be aligned to the left, and begin with an arrow that points down on the first ...
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Package amsmath Error: Multiple \label's

Sorry about the previous errors in the code. Could any one help with the numbering in the \overset or \underset in equations? I need to add number above/below certain variables in the equations ...
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Stack element above two arrows

I'm trying to put an element above a left- and right arrow stacked above eachother. This is the bit of code: $S\overset{e}{\substack{\rightarrow\\[-1em] \leftarrow}} P$ What I get is that the e has ...
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Writing equations below each other and using overset [duplicate]

I want to have equations below each other and want to verify the equations by using \overset. I am using: \begin{align*} 3 &= 3\\ \overset{\text{...}}{&=} \end{align*} But now i don't have ...
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how to force text to write in two or more lines in overset command

I have the following code: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \begin{document} \begin{gather*} \overset{-1*R_{4}\rightarrow R_{3} \\ -2*R_{4}\rightarrow R_{2} }{\rightarrow} \end{...
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Conflict using \overset inside bold math

I'm trying to make a line of math symbols bold. I've been using \boldsymbol throughout my document to this end, but now I've stumbled with a problem. If I use \boldsymbol{\overset{\phi}{\to}} I get ...
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How to vertically align overset (and underset) and overbrace (and underbrace) consistently across items?

How can I get the items within overbrace and overset to be vertically aligned with one another? This would mean that, in the example below, the numbers 1-8 would be in the same row, and not vertically ...
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Using an expression with subscript with overset command

I have the following document. As you see after compiling, the subscript b is almost lies on the arrow. It should be upper. What are the way to fix it. An alternative solution is also welcomed. \...
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overset and underset around an extensible parenthesis, brace, or bracket

I saw this page: Differences between \stackrel and \stackbin and know now to use overset & underset instead of stackrel or stackbin. I have a equation, \begin{align} \omega^{(1)}_{2}(s_0,s_1) &...
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Placing top elements alongside with overset

I would like to display the equation representing $\varepsilon$ with diacritic mark $\circ$, with an apex simbol t and a pedex s. In particular, I would like that t is aligned on top of $\varepsilon$, ...
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overset/underset "sideways" and wide [ and ] [duplicate]

The usual $\left[ abcd... \right]$, places [] delimiters left-and-right, and spans the expression's height. Contrariwise, I want to more-or-less $\underset{]}{\overset{[}{ abcd... }}$, placing [] "...
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Is it possible to nest multiple overset? otherwise how?

I have a ggplot2 plot for which I'd like to align text to some plot related boundaries e.g. between axis ticks. The process that creates the annotation text is automatic and needs to account for word-...
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`\stackrel` but lower

I am trying to place a frown above a times so it behaves like a hat. I have tried: \stackrel{\frown}{\times} {\frown \above 0pt \times} \overset{\frown}{\times} \mathrlap{\frown}\times {\frown\atop\...
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Overset over an array

I'm trying to get overbrace and overset effect on the left but with this code I'm getting the result on the right. $f_V(v) = \left\{ \begin{array}{cc} \frac{dF_Z(z)}{dx} = \overset{symbol2}{\...
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A question about oversets in an equation

\overset{x = u^2}{=} produces an equal sign with x = u^2 above it in a slightly smaller font size. If I want to add y = v^2 above x = u^2 but with exactly the same font size, how do I do that? \...
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How to write text above and below \iff so that it works with breqn?

breqn makes the following code not work in one of my latex files, and I am not sure how to code it differently so that it works with breqn loaded as I need this package for other things. Here is the ...
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How do I draw the \cong symbol that is labelled?

I'd like to type out something to the effect of the below image. But I am not completely sure how to label the \cong.
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how to get a syllable signed as "anceps" with the metre package?

I want to quantify verses with the metre package. Problem is to position the "anceps"-sign (a little "x") over a vowel. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[...
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How to align with respect to a symbol inside the argument of a command?

I would like to align several lines with respect to a symbol, say an equality sign, above which something else is written (using \overset), while taking that, what is written above the symbol, into ...
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