ABS( ) function

Returns the absolute value of a numeric expression. The absolute value of a number is the number without its sign.

Syntax

ABS(number)

Parameters

number

Numeric. The value to find the absolute value for.

Output

Numeric. The return value is always a positive number.

Examples

Example Return value

ABS(7.2)

7.2

ABS(-7.2)

7.2



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