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6.2 Numbers

Gauche supports the following types of numbers

multi-precision exact integer
There's no limit of the size of number except the memory of the machine.
inexact floating-point real number
Using double-type of underlying C compiler, usually IEEE 64-bit floating point number.
inexact floating-point complex number
Real part and imaginary part are represented by inexact floating-point real numbers.

6.2.1 Number classes  
6.2.2 Numerical predicates  
6.2.3 Numerical comparison  
6.2.4 Arithmetics  
6.2.5 Numerical conversions  
6.2.6 Bitwise operations  



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