Positive Fractional Part

Some articles on part, fractional part:

X86 Extended Precision Format - Need For The 80-bit Format
... becomes the sign of the logarithm, the exponent of the original value becomes the integer part of the significand of the logarithm, and the significand of the ... range 0 to 1023, up to 10 bits to the left of the radix point are needed to represent the integer part of the logarithm ... log2 M < 1 so at least 52 bits are needed to the right of the radix point to represent the fractional part of the logarithm ...

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