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specifies the maximum size in bytes of expressions that will automatically be output in their entirety in a Mathematica notebook.
  • For expressions larger than $OutputSizeLimit, portions of the expression are displayed, together with controls to allow more to be displayed.
  • Larger portions of expressions elided as a result of $OutputSizeLimit can only be displayed while the corresponding Out[n] is accessible in a single kernel session.
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