# TeX/over

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## Synopsis[edit]

\over

## Description[edit]

\over is the basic TeX command for making fractions. Printing

a\over b

produces the fraction . Grouping may be required to make sure that not too much is included in the numerator and denominator. A good rule of thumb is to simply put braces around any fraction as in

{a\over b}