Clip

Clip[x]
gives x clipped to be between and .

Clip[x,{min,max}]
gives x for , min for and max for .

Clip[x,{min,max},{vmin,vmax}]
gives for and for .

DetailsDetails

  • Clip[x] is effectively equivalent to Piecewise[{{-1,x<-1},{+1,x>+1}},x].
  • The , as well as other arguments of Clip, need not be numbers.
  • For exact numeric quantities, Clip internally uses numerical approximations to establish its result. This process can be affected by the setting of the global variable $MaxExtraPrecision.
Introduced in 2004
(5.1)