# Absolute-value Definition

noun

The magnitude of a real number, disregarding its positive or negative sign.

The

*absolute value*of −4 or +4, written |−4| or |+4|, is 4Webster's New World

The magnitude of a complex number; modulus.

Webster's New World

Synonyms:

numerical value

## Other Word Forms of Absolute-value

### Noun

Singular:

absolute-value
Plural:

absolute-values
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