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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.
Attendees will witness seven guest speakers from all facets of the Infertility community break down societal stigmas and be privy to dynamic breakthrough sessions focusing on the 2019 theme, "Success Beyond the Plus Sign."
Under the new program, an application fee of $50 plus sign fabrication and installation fee of $150 per sign will be charged to cover administrative costs and sign installation components.
The terminal with a plus sign is positive and the terminal with a minus sign will be negative.
After both treatments, all eyes showed complete regression of plus sign. However, plus sign regression was faster in the group combining LIO treatment with IVB compared with the LIO-only group (12.1 [+ or -] 6.2 vs.
Simply go to Settings, then click Add-ins and tap the plus sign next to the apps you want to enable.
In Equation 10, there should be a plus sign between the first summation term and the quantity in brackets.
* Tap on the plus sign on the bottom-left of the screen next to the camera and photo library icons.
"The Islamic State's reasoning is that the (+) sign indicates the cross, which is used worldwide as a symbol for Christians," Hosam al-Jablawi, wrote in a blogpost on the website of Washington D.C-based organization The Atlantic Council in April, adding that the group replaced the plus sign with a symbol represented by the letter "z."
A case in point is The Plus Sign at Golgotha, 2014, which features three forms, each defined by a distinct palette and type of mark-making: a cluster of marks that hold a central core; marks that undulate like gestures; and marks that disappear because they constitute a form, a plus sign or cross.
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.