(Excerpt from "The MathML Handbook" by Pavi Sandhu)
The mfrac element is used to display fractions or fraction-like notation, such as binomial coefficients.
This element accepts the four attributes shown in the following table.
Table: Attributes of mfrac.
|linethickness||number [v-unit] | thin | medium | thick||axis|
|numalign||left | center | right||center|
|denomalign||(left | center | right)+||center|
|bevelled||true | false||false|
These attributes have the following meaning:
- linethickness: specifies the thickness of the line that separates the numerator and denominator.
- numalign: specifies the horizontal alignment of the numerator.
- denomalign: specifies the horizontal alignment of the denominator.
- bevelled: when false, the numerator is shown above the denominator with a horizontal line between them; when true, a slightly raised numerator is shown to the left of a slightly lowered denominator with a diagonal line between them.
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