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Evaluates the trigonometric function sin(Number) and unifies the resulting
value with Result.
- A number.
- Output: float or breal.
This predicate is used by the ECLiPSe compiler to expand evaluable
arithmetic expressions. So the call to sin(Number, Result) is
Result is sin(Number)
which should be preferred for portability.
In coroutining mode, if Number is uninstantiated, the call to sin/2 is
delayed until this variable is instantiated.
Modes and Determinism
- (4) instantiation fault
- Number is not instantiated (non-coroutining mode only).
- (24) number expected
- Number is not of a numeric type.
Result is sin(1.5708). % gives Result = 1.0
Result is sin(-1.5708, Result). % gives Result = -1.0
Result is sin(0, Result). % gives Result = 0.0
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