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TranslingualEdit
Character  +  

Unicode name  PLUS SIGN  
Unicode block  Basic Latin  
Codepoint  U+002B  

SymbolEdit
+
 (arithmetic, algebra) addition, additive operation
 3 + 2 = 5
 (mathematics) positiveness
 +5 is different than −5
 (informal) "or more"; indicates that a number is the minimum quantity or amount
 This project took 10+ years to complete. (10 or more years)
 (mathematics) from the positive side
 is the same as
 (mathematics) disjoint union, coproduct
 (mathematics, logic) exclusive disjunction
 (genetics) wild type
 (programming) string concatenation in some programming languages (that might be ambiguous with additive operation)
 "My name is " + name + ". I am " + age + " years old."
 (regular expressions) Detects one or more occurences of the preceding element.
 The string
ab+c
matches "abc", "abbc", "abbbc", and so on, but not "ac".
 The string
 (chess notation) check
 A placeholder standing for the international call prefix in phone numbers.
 Sure, call me if you want. My number is +496919725.
 (medicine) affirmative result from laboratory test
 (electricity) anode
 North.
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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:+.
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ConjunctionEdit
+
 (computing) When placed between key names, indicates that they should be pressed simultaneously.
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 (informal) and
QuotationsEdit
For usage examples of this term, see Citations:+.
AdverbEdit
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Usage notesEdit
 Name in English: plus