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unary

(programming)
(or "monadic") A description of a function or operator which takes one argument, e.g. the unary minus operator which negates its argument. The term is part of the same sequence as nullary and binary.

unary

(data, humour)
Base one. A number base with only one digit, namely zero, and which can therefore only be used to express the number zero. Attempting to add one to zero results in an infinite sequence of carries. Numbers in unary notation can be represented particularly efficiently however since each digit requires no storage.

unary

Meaning one; a single entity or operation, or an expression that requires only one operand.
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In the core of the paper, we investigate how the profinite closure of rational languages in free unary algebras interacts with concatenation and iteration.
Category Expression Unary x = a; x > a; x < a; x%a = 0; x [not equal to] 0; x [member of] [a,b,c}; x[k] < a; x[k] > a Binary y = ax + b; x < y; x [not equal to] y; x = [y.
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This defines the unary operation x [right arrow] [bar.
As to the unary moral operations of algebra of formal ethics, the general value-&-fact-autonomy principle can be precisely formulated as the following rule U&Q:
In other words, the photographs deployed in protest arrive addressing the audience through a system that marks the referent of the photograph and the photograph itself such that the punctum moves the photograph out of the unary stage.
Associations represent relationships between topics, are bi-directional, and express unary, binary, or N-nary relationship between subjects.
For instance, tactic Rewrite_Set prepare in line 0 3 promotes a calculation by replacing all binary minus by unary minus, while nothing is said where the tactic comes (from input by the user or from execution of the program).
6) One might suggest that the best way to dwell in and with the disturbing and divine dream of Holy Motors is to resist the urge toward interpretation that would seek to settle upon a unary, definitive "meaning.
A correctional decline followed, forming as a unary zigzag and compensating for the previous growth as deeply as possible.
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