positive part

positive part

[′päz·əd·iv ‚pärt]
(mathematics)
For a real-valued function ƒ, this is the function, denoted ƒ+, for which ƒ+(x) = ƒ(x) if ƒ(x)≥0 and ƒ+(x) = 0 if ƒ(x) < 0.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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