### Syntax - `.`

- Floating-Point Number Literal

Characters: `.`

The beginners' page has a more thorough explanation of Jelly syntax and tokenization.

##### Functionality

Floating point decimal. `.y`

is equivalent to `0.y`

and `x.`

is equivalent to `x.5`

.

##### Details

The binding order for number literals is `.`

, `-`

, `ȷ`

, and finally `ı`

, so the maximum number of components a number literal can have is `-a.bȷ-c.dı-e.fȷ-g.h`

.