# math mode - Differences between \stackrel and \stackbin - TeX - LaTeX Stack Exchange - stackrel latex

## Help On LaTeX \stackrel and \mathop stackrel latex

Without the stackrel package, \stackrel is defined in ltxmath.dtx as \begin{ tabular}{clc} \multicolumn{3}{c}{Relations} \\[5pt] \LaTeX & Typeset.

Hypertext Help with LaTeX \stackrel. This can be used to stack something above something else; used in math mode. \stackrel{top}{bot} The first argument, top.

LATEX's \stackrel allows a superscript above a relational symbol, but pure LATEX does not provide a macro for putting a subscript below the symbol. This is sup-.