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” meaning: play or pause button, play-pause Emoji

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Meaning and Description

This is a play or pause button composed of a triangle ▶️ and two vertical lines, and also a combination of ▶️ and ⏸️. The background color varies by platform. When playing music or video, use this button 🔘 to pause and play freely.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol is play or pause button, it is related to arrow, pause, play, right, triangle, it can be found in emoji category: "🛑 Symbols" - "⏏️ av-symbol".

The current is a basic Emoji without variant symbols, and there are two Emoji variation sequences corresponding to it: ⏯️ (emoji style, displaying colorful symbols on most new platforms) and ⏯︎ (text style, displaying black and white symbols on some old platforms).

🔸 (23EF) There is no Emoji version of this Unicode character, which means that on most mobile phones or computer systems, the character can only be displayed in black and white character style, but in a few good compatibility platforms, it can still display color picture style. The Unicode organization does not yet recommend its use as a universal emoji symbol.

(23EF) - unqualified Emoji, See also: ⏯️ (23EF FE0F) - fully-qualified Emoji.

Wikipedia: Media control symbols
In digital electronics, analogue electronics and entertainment, the user interface of media may include media controls or player controls, to enact and change or adjust the process of watching film or listening to audio. These widely known symbols can be found in a multitude of software products, exemplifying what is known as dominant design. 🔗 Media control symbols
🌐: Controlli di riproduzione, 録音録画再生機器のボタン, Lijst van symbolen op audio- en videoapparatuur.

Examples and Usage

🔸 Now the baby 👶 is asleep, can you pause your TV show 📺?
🔸 And if life breaks for you the way it would not break for me.

🔸 (23EF) + emoji style (FE0F) = ⏯️ (23EF FE0F)
🔸 (23EF) + text style (FE0E) = ⏯︎ (23EF FE0E)

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Basic Information

Shortname: play or pause button
Known as: Play-Pause
Codepoint: U+23EF Copy
Decimal: ALT+9199
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: None
Categories: 🛑 Symbols
Sub Categories: ⏏️ av-symbol
Keywords: arrow | pause | play | play or pause button | right | triangle

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