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How make white star symbol within black filled circle?

I tried to make the symbols as shown in the picture but it's bigger than the other content. How can I fix it? I would be grateful if anyone could help me in this regard. \documentclass{article} \...
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In(de)finite number of Boolean arguments

I would like to know if it is possible to program a function that would accept a given symbol an infinite number of times. The application I have in mind is the following. I would like, if possible, a ...
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How to insert a star symbol in tikz [duplicate]

I would need to insert black or white five -pointed stars in a tikz figure, but I don't know the computer coding of these special characters... where can I find them?
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Extending the Features of the Glowing Star Posted by User Sandy G

This following code extends a bit, an answer posted by the user Sandy G in How to Give Stars a Glow Effect which asked for a way to produce a glowing star with LaTeX. \documentclass{book} \textheight ...
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An Efficient Method for Drawing a Constellation of Glowing Stars

As an application of the question posed in How to Give Stars a Glow Effect Consider the code \documentclass{book} \textheight 8.5in \textwidth 5.75in \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{fadings, calc} ...
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Using \autoref with a starred * part, chapter, section in a report

I'm writing my thesis in LaTex and I'm having issues with \autoref. The issues are illustrated in the MWE below. I included the whole preamble in case there are conflicting packages in it (hyperref ...
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How can I insert a nine-pointed star in a LaTeX document?

I am typesetting a Bahá'í book and I want to insert a nine-pointed star in it. Is there a way to generate it on the fly? What would be the best way to do this otherwise? Unfortunately this is a common ...
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When combining listings and JetBrains Mono * glyphs drop to the baseline (and are too big)

Preparing a book where I use JetBrains Mono (Github Repo) (JBM) for code I noticed that in all the listings the * characters where rendered far to deep (on the baseline) and quite big. Also the *** ...
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