∸ Dot Minus

saturating subtraction

U+2238

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Technical information

Name Dot Minus
Unicode number
U+2238
HTML-code
∸
CSS-code
\2238
Entity
Block Mathematical Operators
Unicode version: 1.1 (1993)

Symbol meaning

Dot Minus. Mathematical Operators.

Dot Minus was approved as part of Unicode 1.1 in 1993.

Properties

Age 1.1
Block Mathematical Operators
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
Composition Exclusion No
Case Folding 2238
Simple Case Folding 2238

Encoding

Encoding hex dec (bytes) dec binary
UTF-8 E2 88 B8 226 136 184 14846136 11100010 10001000 10111000
UTF-16BE 22 38 34 56 8760 00100010 00111000
UTF-16LE 38 22 56 34 14370 00111000 00100010
UTF-32BE 00 00 22 38 0 0 34 56 8760 00000000 00000000 00100010 00111000
UTF-32LE 38 22 00 00 56 34 0 0 941752320 00111000 00100010 00000000 00000000

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