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character (System Class)

Class Precedence List:

character, t


A character is an object that represents a unitary token in an aggregate quantity of text; see Section 13.1 (Character Concepts).

The types base-char and extended-char form an exhaustive partition of the type character.

See Also:

Section 13.1 (Character Concepts), Section (Sharpsign Backslash), Section (Printing Characters)