Rounds the field's value to the smallest (closest to negative infinity) double value that is greater than or equal to the field's value and is equal to a mathematical integer.

ParameterTypeRequiredDefaultDescription
asstringoptional[a]_ceil The name of the output field.
field[b]stringrequired  The name of the input field.

[a] Optional parameters use their default value unless explicitly set

[b] The argument name field can be omitted.

Omitted Argument Names

The argument name for field can be omitted; the following forms of this function are equivalent:

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math:ceil("value")

and:

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math:ceil(field="value")

These examples show basic structure only; full examples are provided below.