Definition of nonzero in English:

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nonzero

Pronunciation: /nänˈzērō/

adjective

Having a positive or negative value; not equal to zero.
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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Syllabification: non·ze·ro

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