# Symmetric Difference

The symmetric difference of set A with respect to set B, is the set of elements which are in either of the sets A and B, but not in their intersection. This is denoted as A△B or A⊖B or A⊕B. Using set notation, we can also denote this as (A∪B)-(A∩B).

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