### What does **unary operation** mean?

## Definitions for **unary operation**

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### Princeton's WordNet

monadic operation, unary operation(noun)

an operation with exactly one operand

### Wiktionary

unary operation(Noun)

An operation taking one operand like the square, factorial or absolute value operation.

### Freebase

Unary operation

In mathematics, a unary operation is an operation with only one operand, i.e. a single input. Specifically, it is a function where A is a set. In this case f is called a unary operation on A. Common notations are prefix notation, postfix notation, functional notation, and superscripts. Other notations exist as well. For example, in the case of the square root, a horizontal bar extending the square root sign over the argument can indicate the extent of the argument.

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of unary operation in Chaldean Numerology is:

**1**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of unary operation in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**3**

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# Translations for **unary operation**

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- egyváltozós műveletHungarian
- einstæð aðgerðIcelandic
- 単項演算Japanese
- unarna operacijaSerbo-Croatian

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