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abs - integer absolute value function
LIBRARY
Standard C Library (libc, -lc)
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 , fabs , floor , hypot , imaxabs , labs , llabs , math
STANDARDS
The abs() function conforms to ISO/IEC 9899:1999 (“ISO C99”).
BUGS
The absolute value of the most negative integer remains negative.
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