Multiplication assignment (*=)

The multiplication assignment operator (*=) multiplies a variable by the value of the right operand and assigns the result to the variable.

Syntax

Operator: x *= y
Meaning:  x  = x * y

Examples

Using multiplication assignment

// Assuming the following variable
//  bar = 5

bar *= 2     // 10
bar *= 'foo' // NaN

Specifications

Specification
ECMAScript (ECMA-262)
The definition of 'Assignment operators' in that specification.

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