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Block from U+FFF0 to U+FFFF. This block was introduced in Unicode version 3.0 (1999). It contains 7 codepoints.

The Wikipedia provides the following information on block Specials:

Specials is a short Unicode block of characters allocated at the very end of the Basic Multilingual Plane, at U+FFF0–FFFF. Of these 16 code points, five have been assigned since Unicode 3.0:

  • U+FFF9 INTERLINEAR ANNOTATION ANCHOR, marks start of annotated text
  • U+FFFA INTERLINEAR ANNOTATION SEPARATOR, marks start of annotating character(s)
  • U+FFFB INTERLINEAR ANNOTATION TERMINATOR, marks end of annotation block
  • U+FFFC  OBJECT REPLACEMENT CHARACTER, placeholder in the text for another unspecified object, for example in a compound document.
  • U+FFFD � REPLACEMENT CHARACTER used to replace an unknown, unrecognized, or unrepresentable character
  • U+FFFE <noncharacter-FFFE> not a character.
  • U+FFFF <noncharacter-FFFF> not a character.

Chart at Unicode.org (PDF)
Block at Decode Unicode

  1. U+FFF0
  2. U+FFF1
  3. U+FFF2
  4. U+FFF3
  5. U+FFF4
  6. U+FFF5
  7. U+FFF6
  8. U+FFF7
  9. U+FFF8
  10. Glyph for U+FFF9 Interlinear Annotation Anchor
  11. Glyph for U+FFFA Interlinear Annotation Separator
  12. Glyph for U+FFFB Interlinear Annotation Terminator
  13. Glyph for U+FFFC Object Replacement Character
  14. Glyph for U+FFFD Replacement Character
  15. Glyph for U+FFFE Noncharacter*
  16. Glyph for U+FFFF Noncharacter*