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HoldForm

FilledSmallSquare HoldForm[expr] prints as the expression expr, with expr maintained in an unevaluated form.

FilledSmallSquare HoldForm allows you to see the output form of an expression without evaluating the expression.

FilledSmallSquare HoldForm has attribute HoldAll.

FilledSmallSquare HoldForm is removed by ReleaseHold.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.6.5 and Section 2.9.6.

FilledSmallSquare See also: ToString, WriteString.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 1.

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