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Oracle PL / SQL » Conversion Functions » TO_CHAR 




convert a negative number into one with a trailing "minus sign,"
   
SQL>
SQL> SELECT
  2     TO_CHAR(-1234,'9999MI') result
  3  FROM dual;

RESUL
-----
1234-

SQL>

   
    
  














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