# [Tuglist] width restriction in array

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Mon, 20 Aug 2001 17:13:28 +0530 (IST)

On Mon, 20 Aug 2001, Shashidhar V wrote:

> Can anyone please tell me how to restrict the width of a column in an
> array in mathmode. I have tried using p{} but failed.

if you want to add/reduce the gap between column in array use command:

but for specified column

$$\begin{array}{l@{\hspace*{1in}}l} dgagasdg & adgagda\\ dgagasasdgasdgadg & adgagda\\ \end{array}$$

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many thanks
shan