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Within this environment things come out unformatted. It's useful for showing examples of typed input and provides a way of printing characters that have a special meaning for LATEX.

caret is ^, tilde is ~ and backslash is \


caret is ^, tilde is ~ and backslash is \
If you just want to quote a few characters, use \verb|quoted text|. The characters delimiting the quote can be anything as long as they are the same.

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