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plus sign

n.
1. Mathematics The symbol (+), as in 2 + 2 = 4, that is used to indicate addition or a positive quantity.
2. Chemistry The same symbol, used to indicate dextrorotatory rotation of polarized light.

plus sign

n
(Mathematics) the symbol +, indicating addition or positive quantity

plus′ sign`


n.
the symbol (+) indicating summation or a positive quality.
[1645–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plus sign - a sign indicating the operation of additionplus sign - a sign indicating the operation of addition
sign - a character indicating a relation between quantities; "don't forget the minus sign"
Translations
(signo) másmás

plus sign

n (Math, Elec) → Pluszeichen nt
References in classic literature ?
The words of some people might generally be written with a minus sign after them, the minus meaning that the personality of the speaker subtracted from, rather than added to, their weight; but Rebecca's words might always have borne the plus sign.
The book includes b&w photos of signs and sign sequences on every page, plus signs for the manual alphabet and a glossary of signs, along with reproducible simple line drawings to use in activities.
But the upward momentum is limited (as investors) are in a tug-of-war between (positive cues) and a stronger yen plus signs of overheating,'' Nishimura said.
The relatively low valuation, plus signs of confidence in a gradually rebounding economy, both contributed to the share s gains, analysts said.
Mr Seymour added: "We continue to argue that the assets are worth materially more than the current share price, but unlocking these will require some crystallisation of value plus signs that management have drawn a line under operational issues within the deep mines.
There were plus signs on the font, plus signs on the books, a plus sign on the far wall, and a plus sign outside on the roof.
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