Definition of plus sign in English:

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plus sign

Pronunciation: /ˈpləs ˌsīn/

noun

The symbol +, indicating addition or a positive value.
Example sentences
  • A plus sign indicates the presence of the insertion, and a minus sign indicates the absence of one.
  • The process is represented in Figure 10.1 where a plus sign indicates that a variable has a positive affect on deforestation.
  • A plus sign on the left indicated that a correct response had been made to the response cue, while a plus sign on the right indicated that a correct response was made to the target.

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