floating point


noun

a decimal point whose location is not fixed, used especially in computer operations.

Nearby words

  1. floating gang,
  2. floating heart,
  3. floating island,
  4. floating kidney,
  5. floating partition,
  6. floating policy,
  7. floating rib,
  8. floating screed,
  9. floating spleen,
  10. floating stock

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