Meaning of INFINITY in English
1. < mathematics > The size of something infinite .
Using the word in the context of sets is sloppy, since different infinite set s aren't necessarily the same size cardinality as each other.
See also aleph 0
The largest value that can be represented in a particular type of variable ( register , memory location, data type, whatever).
See also minus infinity .
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FOLDOC computer English dictionary. Английский словарь по компьютерам FOLDOC. 2012