If I type it in between these parentheses -> () the backward slash inside the parentheses is removed. As you see it is not there. However if I surround it with spaces ( \ ), then it is rendered correctly.
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What happens is that the backslash is interpreted as an escape character for the
If you want to type a literal backslash without using backticks for