caret

Definitions

General Science

Electronics

  • On a computer keyboard, a key (&c.circ;) which serves, for instance, to indicate a power a number is raised to. For example, 6&c.circ;6 is the same as 66.

Media Studies

  • noun a symbol (⁁) written on a piece of text to show where something such as a letter or word should be inserted
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