The result from an arithmetic calculation that is too small to be expressed properly. For example, in floating point, a negative exponent can be generated that is too large (too small a number) to be stored in its allotted space.
"arithmetic underflow." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 11 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/arithmetic-underflow>.
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