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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.
Simply go to Settings, then click Add-ins and tap the plus sign next to the apps you want to enable.
C-based organization The Atlantic Council in April, adding that the group replaced the plus sign with a symbol represented by the letter "z.
Looking out over a sea of roaring approval, Brett said: "When our possessions are in black bags and we've shuffled off to nursing homes at least we know tonight we left a little plus sign in the world.
And that is why marking a diode on the printed circuit board with the plus sign (+) is not good practice.
Just click the sticker icon, the smiley face beside the camera icon, and select the plus sign to add the new set to your collection.
Tap the plus sign at the top of the screen to add a comment, image or table.
The larger the host country economy is, the more likely it is that the variable carries a plus sign when investment increases.
Select a chart in Excel 2013, and three icons appear to the right of the chart (see Figure 1): a plus sign, paintbrush, and funnel.
Optional accessories can be added to each part of the Gallus ECS 340 marked with a plus sign.
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.
The plus sign represents a vote in accord with APHA's position and the minus sign represents a vote against APHA's position.