en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Equals_sign

The **equals sign** or equality sign (=) is a mathematical symbol used to indicate
equality. It was invented in 1557 by Robert Recorde. In an equation, the equals ...

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The **equal sign**, **equals sign**, or "=" is a mathematical symbol used to indicate
equality. It looks like two parallel horizontal lines. The **equals sign** is placed ...

www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-1st-grade-math/cc-1st-add-subtract/cc-1st-equal-sign/v/equal-sign

When you first learn math, you see things like two plus three is **equal** to five, or
you might see six plus one is **equal** to seven, or you might see eight minus two is
...

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The **symbol** = Shows that what is on the left of the **sign** is **equal** in value or
amount to what is on the right of the **sign**. Examples: 3 + 4 = 7 means that 3 + 4 is
...

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It has become synonymous with the fight for equal rights for LGBTQ Americans. ...
Birch was drawn to one depicting a yellow **equal sign** inside of a blue square.

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What does the sign of "=" mean? Of course, the name of the symbol is "the **equal**
**sign**," or "equals," and it is valuable to know how to verbalize or say the proper ...

www.education.vic.gov.au/school/teachers/teachingresources/discipline/maths/continuum/Pages/equalsign25.aspx

Many students do not understand the mathematical meaning of the **equals sign**:
that the expressions on either side have the same value. Instead they believe ...

www.rapidtables.com/math/symbols/Equals_Sign.htm

The **equal sign** indicates equality of 2 expressions on each side of the **equals**
**sign**.

betterexplained.com/articles/math-as-language-understanding-the-equals-sign

I read this **equals sign** as “must always be equal to” or “can be seen as” because
it states a permanent relationship, not a coincidence. The arithmetic of 3^{2} + 4^{2} ...