Definition of nonzero in English:


Syllabification: non·ze·ro
Pronunciation: /nänˈzērō


  • Having a positive or negative value; not equal to zero.
    More example sentences
    • The principal quantum number n may have any positive, non-zero integer value.
    • In the model tests it was found that some rows and columns had a larger number of zero values than non-zero values.
    • The tiny non-zero value of the effective cosmological constant is hard to understand using traditional particle physics arguments.

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