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Re: Manual style: "non-zero" vs "nonzero"


On 8 Oct 2001, Russ Allbery wrote:

> The 1989 OED prefers non-zero (as in it has an entry for that and has no
> entry for nonzero), but it may be out of date.

However, a 1951 quotation it gives for non-zero uses the spelling nonzero
(both spellings are also used in quotations for other words), so the usage
is clearly well-established.

-- 
Joseph S. Myers
jsm28@cam.ac.uk


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