Delayed

Delayed[expr]

represents an expression whose evaluation is delayed until its value is externally requested.

Delayed[expr,fmt]

specifies that the result from evaluating expr should be given in format fmt.

Delayed[expr,{fmt,rform}]

specifies that the result should be given as a response of the form rform.

Details and Options

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

Delayed specifies that the expression should not be evaluated until it is requested:

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Introduced in 2014
(10.0)
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Updated in 2014
(10.0.2)