**floating-point** — [flōt′iŋ point΄] adj. designating or of a system of arithmetic, used esp. in computer science, having its numbers expressed in scientific notation (Ex.: 0.0003 becomes 3 × 10 4) * * * float·ing point (flōʹtĭng point ) adj. Of, relating to, or… … Universalium

**floating-point** — [flōt′iŋ point΄] adj. designating or of a system of arithmetic, used esp. in computer science, having its numbers expressed in scientific notation (Ex.: 0.0003 becomes 3 × 10 4) … English World dictionary

**Floating Point** — [dt. Fließkomma], Gleitkomma … Universal-Lexikon

**Floating point** — In computing, floating point describes a method of representing real numbers in a way that can support a wide range of values. Numbers are, in general, represented approximately to a fixed number of significant digits and scaled using an exponent … Wikipedia

**floating-point** — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ adjective : expressed in, using, or being a mathematical notation in which a number is represented (as in a computer display) by an integer or a decimal fraction usually with a positive or negative exponent indicating the number… … Useful english dictionary

**floating point** — slankusis kablelis statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Skaičiaus trupmeninės dalies skirtukas, kurio vieta keičiama priklausomai nuo ↑skaičiaus eilės. Vartojamas ↑slankiojo kablelio skaičiuose. atitikmenys: angl. floating point ryšiai: dar… … Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

**floating point** — float′ing point′ n. math. cmp a decimal point whose location is not fixed … From formal English to slang

**floating point** — a decimal point whose location is not fixed, used esp. in computer operations. * * * … Universalium

**floating-point** — noun [as modifier] Computing denoting a mode of representing numbers as two sequences of bits, one representing the digits in the number and the other an exponent which determines the position of the radix point … English new terms dictionary

**floating point** — a decimal point whose location is not fixed, used esp. in computer operations … Useful english dictionary