Entry from British & World English dictionary
A sequence of symbols and characters expressing a string or pattern to be searched for within a longer piece of text.
- Instead, you can create customized summaries using regular expressions and other search patterns.
- Both of these search functions use regular expressions, making them very powerful.
- A powerful way to process text is using regular expressions.
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