Define new shorthand
The "shorthand" pragma is used to define a custom shorthand symbol and its compiled long form.
The syntax for the
shorthand pragma consists of:
- An exclamation point !
- The keyword shorthand
symbolattribute, specifying a single character which will be used as the new shorthand identifier.
nameattribute, specifying the name that will be emitted in place of the shorthand symbol when the document is compiled.
Here is what the
shorthand pragma looks in a manuscript.
And here is its compiled output: