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Less (<)

x<y
yields True if x is determined to be less than y.
x1<x2<x3
yields True if the x_i form a strictly increasing sequence.
  • Less does some simplification when its arguments are not numbers.
  • For exact numeric quantities, Less internally uses numerical approximations to establish numerical ordering. This process can be affected by the setting of the global variable $MaxExtraPrecision.
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