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Multiplication Operator (*)

Multiplies the value of two expressions.

number1 * number2


Any numeric expression.


Any numeric expression.

The multiplication operator multiplies number1 by number2 and returns the result. If either number is NaN, the result is NaN. Multiplication of Infinity by zero gives a result of NaN, while multiplying Infinity by any non-zero number (including Infinity) gives a result of Infinity.