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number sign

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number sign

In some programming languages, the number sign (#), also called the "pound sign" and "hash sign," is used as a not-equals symbol. For example, the expression if amount # 500 means "if amount not equal to 500." See hash sign.
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(SNS) "n" is used as a non-pictorial number sign in "[[there exists].sub.=]n(F)" iff there is another number sign "n*" and a way of parsing it such that the condition - necessary and sufficient--for the truth of "[[there exists].sub.=]n(F)" consists in their being just as many Fs as subexpressions of "n*" corresponding to the parsing of "n*."
Facebook is introducing hashtags, the number signs used on Twitter, Instagram and other services to identify topics being discussed and allow users to search for them.
But at the same time, we have had a number sign up to work with us.
The first 10 letters of the alphabet represent numbers when they are preceded by a number sign, which is a cell with dots in positions 3, 4, 5 and 6.
Alternatively, a telephone recording of the call will be available for one week (until midnight August 21, 2019) by dialing (416) 849- 0833 and entering passcode 7093408 followed by the number sign.
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To access the rebroadcast, please dial (416) 849-0833 or (855) 859-2056 and enter passcode 1289335 followed by the number sign. The webcast is also archived at www.firstnational.ca for three months
If a large number sign up for full-day classes, one bus route could be eliminated, but it is too early to say for sure without definitive enrollment numbers, Kane said.
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