Nothing

Nothing

represents an element of a list that will automatically be removed.

Nothing[]

gives Nothing.

Details

  • Nothing is removed as part of the standard evaluation process. It is not removed in expressions that are held or inactive.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (2)

Any occurrence of Nothing is automatically removed in a list:

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Replace an element of a list with Nothing to remove it:

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Scope  (2)

Generalizations & Extensions  (1)

Applications  (1)

Properties & Relations  (3)

Possible Issues  (1)

See Also

DeleteCases  Delete  Select  Sequence  Missing  None  Null  List  Association

Introduced in 2015
(10.2)
| Updated in 2016
(10.4)