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Succeeds if Sum is the sum of integer arguments Add1 and Add2.
an integer or a variable
an integer or a variable
Sum
an integer or a variable

## Description

Defines the arithmetic relation Add1 + Add2 = Sum. If all arguments are instantiated plus/3 succeeds if this relation holds. If one of the arguments is uninstantiated, it is bound to an integer such that the relation holds. If the system is in coroutining mode and more than one argument is uninstantiated, plus/3 delays until at least two of the arguments are known.

### Modes and Determinism

• plus(+, +, -) is det
• plus(+, -, +) is det
• plus(-, +, +) is det

### Exceptions

(5) type error
an argument is neither an integer nor a variable
(4) instantiation fault
more than one argument is uninstantiated (non-coroutining mode only)

## Examples

```Success:
plus(1, 2, 3).
plus(3, 4, Z).                   % gives Z=7
plus(X, 4, 7).                   % gives X=3
plus(3, Y, 7).                   % gives Y=4

Fail:
plus(3, 4, 5).

Error:
plus(3.0, 4.0, 7.0).             (error 5)
plus(2 + 3, 1, 6).               (error 5)
plus(X, 1, Z).                   (error 4)
```