Definition of regular expression in English:

regular expression

Line breaks: regu|lar ex|pres¦sion

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A sequence of symbols and characters expressing a string or pattern to be searched for within a longer piece of text.

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Word of the day humoresque
Pronunciation: ˌhjuːməˈrɛsk
a short, lively piece of music