Late 60's. Machine-oriented systems language used internally by Univac.

(03 Feb 2009)

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Common: ITU-T: plus; add. Rare: cross; INTERCAL: intersection.

(03 Feb 2009)

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1. <mathematics> More, required to be added; positive, as distinguished from negative; opposed to minus.

2. Hence, in a literary sense, additional; real; actual. "Success goes invariably with a certain plus or positive power." (Emerson)

3. <mathematics> Plus sign, the sign (+) which denotes addition, or a positive quantity.

Origin: L, more; akin to Gr, and cf. Piu, Pleonasm.

(11 Mar 1998)

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