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Abs (number) Number

Parameter | Type | Description | |

number | Number | Number for which to return the absolute value | |

Function result | Number | Absolute value of number |

Description

`Abs` returns the absolute (unsigned, positive) value of `number`. If `number` is negative, it is returned as positive. If `number` is positive, it is returned unchanged.

Example

The following example returns the absolute value of –10.3, which is 10.3:

vlVector:=Abs(–10.3)