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ABS(3)			 BSD Library Functions Manual			ABS(3)

NAME
     abs -- integer absolute value function

SYNOPSIS
     #include <stdlib.h>

     int
     abs(int j);

DESCRIPTION
     The abs() function	computes the absolute value of the integer j.

RETURN VALUES
     The abs() function	returns	the absolute value.

SEE ALSO
     cabs(3), floor(3),	hypot(3), labs(3), math(3)

STANDARDS
     The abs() function	conforms to ANSI X3.159-1989 ("ANSI C89").

BUGS
     The absolute value	of the most negative integer remains negative.

BSD				 June 4, 1993				   BSD

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