## Operand vs Unary - What's the difference?
operand | unary |
## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between operand and unaryis thatoperand is (mathematics) a quantity to which an operator is applied (in $3\; -\; x$, the operands of the subtraction operator are 3 and $x$) while unary is (mathematics) the unary numeral system; the bijective base-1 numeral system.## As nouns the difference between is that |

## operand## English## Noun(en noun)
1992 , Michael A. Miller, The 68000 Microprocessor Family: Architecture, Programming, and Applications (page 47) *When the microprocessor decodes the JSR opcode, it stores the***operand**into the TEMP register and pushes the current contents of the PC ($00 0128) onto the stack.
## Anagrams* |
## unary## English## Adjective(-)
*Negation is a***unary**operation.
## Noun(unaries)
## Coordinate terms* binary * ternary |