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StringToStream

StringToStream["string"]
opens an input stream for reading from a string.
Convert a string to a stream:
Read the first number from the stream object:
Read the next character from the stream:
Close the stream:
Convert a string to a stream:
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Read the first number from the stream object:
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Read the next character from the stream:
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Close the stream:
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