intmax_t imaxabs(intmax_t j);
The imaxabs() function shall compute the absolute value of an integer j. If the result cannot be represented, the behavior is undefined.
The imaxabs() function shall return the absolute value.
No errors are defined.
The following sections are informative.
The absolute value of the most negative number cannot be represented in two's complement.
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