What's the meaning of the xor (exclusive or) »

xor (exclusive or)

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: xor (exclusive or).

Image of the xor (exclusive or)

The result of A xor B is true if A is True or B is True but not both True.

Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Mathematical Symbols.

xor (exclusive or) is part of the Logic Symbols group.

More symbols in Logic Symbols:

In logic, a set of symbols is commonly used to express logical representation. As logicians are familiar with these symbols, they are not explained each time they are used. So, for students of logic,… read more »

More symbols in Mathematical Symbols:

This is a list of symbols found within all branches of mathematics. read more »


Have a discussion about xor (exclusive or) with the community:


Use the citation below to add this symbol to your bibliography:


"xor (exclusive or)." Symbols.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 19 Oct. 2017. <http://www.symbols.com/symbol/xor-%28exclusive-or%29>.

We need you!

Are we missing an important symbol in this category?