Vorzeichen

English translation: plus sign and minus sign

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14:52 Jul 31, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Vorzeichen
+ or - in front of a figure.
EMatt
Local time: 23:57
English translation:plus sign and minus sign
Explanation:
btw. signless is also unsigned
Gruß Manfred
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Manfred Mondt
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naSee below
Tom Funke
naHow about "prefix sign" or "algebraic sign"?
Anil Kelkar
naplus sign and minus sign
Manfred Mondt


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1 hr
plus sign and minus sign


Explanation:
btw. signless is also unsigned
Gruß Manfred

Manfred Mondt
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5 hrs
How about "prefix sign" or "algebraic sign"?


Explanation:
The dictionary meaning seems to be simply "sign", so you can make it more precise as above.

Anil Kelkar
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16 hrs
See below


Explanation:
(DV) algebraic o. operational sign, digit sign; (Math) [preceding] sign; (Elektr) polarity sign. Source: (Ernst, W. der industriellen Technik, ISBN 3-87097-145-2) --- Is there any more context available? ---
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