zero suppression

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The elimination of nonsignificant zeros. While numerical data is being processed it may be expanded to a uniform number of digits by the addition of nonsignificant zeros to the left of the most significant digit. For printout or display these nonsignificant zeros may be suppressed.

Subjects: Computing — Economics.

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