Commit 8914693a authored by Simon Marlow's avatar Simon Marlow
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add missing abs brackets in equation

parent 88007aa4
......@@ -1049,7 +1049,7 @@ expressed as an @Integer@ and an appropriately scaled exponent (an
@Int@). If \mbox{@decodeFloat x@} yields \mbox{@(@"m"@,@"n"@)@}, then @x@ is
equal in value to "mb^n", where "b" is the floating-point radix, and
furthermore, either "m" and "n" are both zero or else
"b^{d-1}<=m<b^d", where "d" is the value of \mbox{@floatDigits x@}.
"b^{d-1}<=|m|<b^d", where "d" is the value of \mbox{@floatDigits x@}.
@encodeFloat@\indextt{encodeFloat} performs the inverse of this
transformation. The functions @significand@\indextt{significand}
and @exponent@\indextt{exponent} together provide the same
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