Calculates the maximum of two numbers.
x: the first number, any data type
y: the second number, any data type
The larger of the two parameter values.
Perhaps counter-intuitively, max() is often used to constrain the lower end of a variable's range, while min() is used to constrain the upper end of the range.
Because of the way the max() function is implemented, avoid using other functions inside the brackets, it may lead to incorrect results
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