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FilledSmallSquare DigitBlock is an option for NumberForm and related functions which specifies the maximum length of blocks of digits between breaks.

FilledSmallSquare The default setting is DigitBlock -> Infinity, which specifies that no breaks should be inserted.

FilledSmallSquare DigitBlock -> n inserts a break every n digits.

FilledSmallSquare DigitBlock -> nleft, nright inserts a break every nleft digits to the left of the decimal point, and every nright digits to the right of the decimal point.

FilledSmallSquare The setting for NumberSeparator determines what string should be used at each break.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.9.7.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 1.

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