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⎿a⏌

Acronym(s):

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Definition(s):

  The floor of a non-negative number a: the greatest integer that is smaller than or equal to a. For example, ⎣5⎦ = 5, and ⎣5.9⎦ = 5.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-106

  The floor of a; the largest integer that is less than or equal to a. For example, ⎿5⏌ = 5, ⎿5.3⏌ = 5, and ⎿-2.1⏌. = -3.
Source(s): FIPS 186-4

Synonym(s):
⎿x⏌
  The floor of x; the largest integer ≤ x. For example, ⎿5⏌ = 5 and ⎿6.9⏌ = 6.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-135 Rev. 1
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