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Abbrev   built-in function

The Abbrev function determines whether one string info is a leading substring of another string information. An optional minimum length can be specified. The function returns 1 when the test string is a leading abbreviation of the reference string, and 0 otherwise. If the test string is shorter than the minimal length, then 0 is returned.


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