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NullWords

NullWords
is an option for Read and related functions which specifies whether null words should be taken to exist between repeated word separators.
  • With the default setting NullWords->False, repeated word separators are treated like single word separators.
A file containing words separated by colons:
Repeated colons are treated as single separators:
Repeated colons are taken to have null words in between:
A file containing words separated by colons:
Repeated colons are treated as single separators:
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Out[2]=
Repeated colons are taken to have null words in between:
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Out[3]=
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