What you should already know
println might have been defined as follows:
Mapping to equivalent functionality in other environments is left as an exercise for the reader.
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]) are optional. A comma-delimited sequence that includes an ellipsis (
...) indicates that the sequence is a list and all items in the sequence except the first are optional (e.g. only
param1 is required in "
param1, param2, ..., paramN").