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InterpretationBox[boxes, expr]
is a low-level box construct that displays as boxes but is interpreted on input as expr.
  • The following options can be given:
AutoDeleteFalsewhether to strip the InterpretationBox if boxes is modified
DeletionWarningFalsewhether to issue a warning if boxes is deleted
EditableFalsewhether to allow boxes to be edited
SelectableAutomaticwhether to allow boxes to be selected
  • If you modify the displayed form of InterpretationBox[boxes, expr] only boxes will be modified, and there is no guarantee that correct correspondence with expr will be maintained.
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