# a concocted symbol

Herbert Voss Herbert.Voss at fu-berlin.de
Sat Oct 30 20:01:29 CEST 2021


Am 30.10.21 um 19:01 schrieb Haines Brown:
> I need to construct a symbol, but worry about its falling apart or
> becoming distorted when published.
>
> The symbol is a circle enclosing a centered "N" and is attached to an arrow
>   pointing right:
>
> {\footnotesize{N}}$\kern -0.785em \bigcirc\kern -0.4em\longrightarrow$
>
> Can this  be done in a way that is simpler or is more stable?

\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{graphicx}

\newcommand\Ncircle{\ensuremath{\textcircled{\scalebox{0.8}{N}}\mkern-8mu\longrightarrow}}

\begin{document}

\Ncircle\Huge$\Ncircle$

\end{document}

Herbert