# Greater than

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*Main article: Comparison function*

**Greater than** (`>`

) is a comparison function which tests whether the left argument is tolerantly greater than and not equal to the right argument, returning 1 if this is the case and 0 otherwise. It is the negation of Less than or Equal to (`≤`

).

## Boolean function

When the arguments to Greater than are Boolean, it is the material nonimplication Boolean function, also known as the NIMPLY gate:

`>`

`0`

`1`

`0`

`0`

`0`

`1`

`1`

`0`

In the context of logic, it can be read as *but not*.