Other Aliasfabs, fabsl
double fabs(double x);
float fabsf(float x);
long double fabsl(long double x);
These functions shall compute the absolute value of their argument x,| x|.
Upon successful completion, these functions shall return the absolute value of x.
If x is NaN, a NaN shall be returned.
If x is ±0, +0 shall be returned.
If x is ±Inf, +Inf shall be returned.
No errors are defined.
The following sections are informative.
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