minus zone

minus zone

[′mī·nəs ‚zōn]
(computer science)
The bit positions in a computer code that represent the algebraic minus sign.
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The local bourse opened in green zone but later it slipped into minus zone. After sustaining fluctuations, the market closed on negative note.
But after the Nikkei hit the day's high of 14,808.21 in the morning, its upward momentum slowed due to limited follow-through buying, sending the index briefly into the minus zone in the afternoon.