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On computers that comply with the IEEE 754-1985 standard for binary
representation of floating-point numbers, floating-point divisions of
positive numbers by zero yield `Inf`

(positive infinity). On such
computers, this value is returned by `#infty`

. On computers that
do not allow floating-point division by zero, `#infty`

returns the
greatest representable `float`

number, `#max_float`

.

See also: #max_float.