I am typesetting the Neyman Pearson decision rule and would like to set the greater than `>`

and smaller than `<`

symbols directly above each other. I tried `\overset`

but that doesn't align the resulting two symbols vertically to the middle.

# [Tex/LaTex] Setting two math symbols directly above each other and vertically aligned

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## Best Answer

Of course, there's always

`\gtrless`

fromIf you're not up for using packages, you could rather "overset" the symbols yourself:

See

`\subseteq`

+`\circ`

as a single symbol (“open subset”) for a short course in`\ooalign`

.