Character  × 
Unicode name MULTIPLICATION SIGN
Codepoint U+00D7
Ö ← Latin-1 Supplement →  Ø  

TranslingualEdit

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PronunciationEdit

In English, the × symbol is usually read as times, but also as timesed by and as multiplied by.

SymbolEdit

×

  1. (arithmetic) multiplication.
    7 × 8 = 56
  2. (set theory, category theory) Cartesian product, categorical product
    {1,2} × {3,4} = {(1,3),(1,4),(2,3),(2,4)}
  3. (linear algebra) vector product, cross product
    (1,2,5) × (3,4,−1) = (−22, 16, − 2)
  4. Representing the hybridization between two different taxa.

SynonymsEdit

  • (multiplication): ·, *

Related termsEdit

  • (vector): ·

ItalianEdit

SymbolEdit

×

  1. A symbol sometimes used to stand for the Italian word per.

JapaneseEdit

SymbolEdit

× (hiragana ばつ, katakana バツ, romaji batsu)

  1. ×: incorrect answer

× (katakana ペケ, romaji peke)

  1. ×: impossibility, futility

AntonymsEdit

  • (チェックマーク, check mark)
  • (correct answer): 丸印 (まるじるし)
  • (correct answer): (まるじるし)

RussianEdit

SymbolEdit

Module error

  1. multiplication sign, usually read as умножить (umnóžit’).
Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 02:52