How to use greater-than or equivalent to(≳) symbol in LaTeX?

You will need this amssymb package to write the Greater-Than or Equivalent To symbol in Latex because there is no default command for this symbol. You can print this symbol in the document using the \gtrsim command included in this package.

Symbol/UnicodeGreater-Than or Equivalent To/U+2273
Type of symbolRelational operator
Package (requirement)No
ArgumentNo
Latex command\gtrsim
Example\gtrsim → ≳
\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{amssymb}
\begin{document}
   \[ a \gtrsim b \]
   \[ x_1 \gtrsim x_2 \]
   \[ \frac{1}{x^2} \gtrsim \frac{1}{y^2} \]
\end{document}

Output :

Using Greater-Than or Equivalent To symbol in latex.

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