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Unicode equivalence

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  1. Unicode contains numerous characters to maintain compatibility with existing standards, some of which are functionally equivalent to other characters or sequences of characters

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    created by user picturefactobot on April 4, 2009
  2. Because of this, Unicode defines some code point sequences as equivalent

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  3. The implementation of Unicode string searches and comparisons in text processing software must take into account the presence of equivalent code points

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    created by user picturefactobot on April 4, 2009
  4. Unicode provides two notions of equivalence: canonical, and compatibility, the former being a subset of the latter

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  5. For example, the n character followed by the combining ~ character is (canonically and thus compatibility) equivalent to the single Unicode ñ character, while the typographic ligature ff is only compatibility equivalent with the sequence of two f ch

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