FIDE Presidential Board held in Chennai

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Re: FIDE Presidential Board held in Chennai

Post by Stewart Reuben » Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:55 pm

I am about to do something I have never done before. That is to use the ^ sign on my keyboard. An historic moment.
Many of the other symbols have names. Does this one?
And to think, my first typewriter didn't even have a back space.

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Re: FIDE Presidential Board held in Chennai

Post by John Upham » Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:58 pm

Stewart Reuben wrote:That is to use the ^ sign on my keyboard. An historic moment.
Many of the other symbols have names. Does this one?
^ is generally known as the caret (rather than carrot) symbol.
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Re: FIDE Presidential Board held in Chennai

Post by Simon Brown » Thu Nov 14, 2013 2:00 pm

Caret.

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Re: FIDE Presidential Board held in Chennai

Post by Greg Breed » Thu Nov 14, 2013 5:07 pm

..and circonflexe accent in French.
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