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Defined in header <math.h>
float       fdimf( float x, float y );
(since C99)
double      fdim( double x, double y );
(since C99)
long double fdiml( long double x, long double y );
(since C99)

Returns the positive difference between x and y. This could be implemented as fmax (x - y, 0), so if x ≤ y, the result is always equals to 0, otherwise it is x - y.

Parameters

x, y - floating point value

Return value

The positive difference value.

See also

computes absolute value of an integral value (|x|)
(function) [edit]
(C99)
larger of two floating point values
(function) [edit]