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.\"     from: @(#)abs.3	8.1 (Berkeley) 6/4/93
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.Dd June 4, 1993
.Dt ABS 3
.Os
.Sh NAME
.Nm abs
.Nd integer absolute value function
.Sh LIBRARY
.Lb libc
.Sh SYNOPSIS
.Fd #include \*[Lt]stdlib.h\*[Gt]
.Ft int
.Fn abs "int j"
.Sh DESCRIPTION
The
.Fn abs
function
computes
the absolute value of the integer
.Ar j .
.Sh RETURN VALUES
The
.Fn abs
function
returns
the absolute value.
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr cabs 3 ,
.Xr fabs 3 ,
.Xr floor 3 ,
.Xr hypot 3 ,
.Xr labs 3 ,
.Xr llabs 3 ,
.Xr math 3
.Sh STANDARDS
The
.Fn abs
function conforms to
.St -ansiC .
.Sh BUGS
The absolute value of the most negative integer remains negative.