# [OS X TeX] opposite of \mathrel

Alan Munn amunn at gmx.com
Fri Jun 4 16:54:58 EDT 2010

On Jun 4, 2010, at 4:08 PM, George Gratzer wrote:

> If I want to make D a binary relation, I declare
>
> \newcommand{\Drel}{\mathrel{D}}
>
>
> I want to make the binary relation \equiv into a symbol?

\mathord

e.g.

\newcommand{\Equiv}{\mathord{\equiv}}

$a\equiv b$
$a\Equiv b$

Will give you no spacing between the 'a' and 'b' in the second example.

Alan

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