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represents an infinite numerical quantity whose direction in the complex plane is unknown.
represents an infinite numerical quantity that is a positive real multiple of the complex number z.
  • You can think of DirectedInfinity[z] as representing a point in the complex plane reached by starting at the origin and going an infinite distance in the direction of the point z.
  • The following conversions are made:
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