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A++ is a programming language created in 1996.

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A++ stands for abstraction plus reference plus synthesis which is used as a name for the minimalistic programming language that is built on ARS. ARS is an abstraction from the Lambda Calculus, taking its three basic operations, and giving them a more general meaning, thus providing a foundation for the three major programming paradigms: functional programming, object-oriented programming and imperative programming. ARS Based Programming is used as a name for programming which consists mainly of applying patterns derived from ARS to programming in any language. Read more on Wikipedia...

Example from hello-world:
(print "Hello World")

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Feature Supported Token Example
Strings "
"Hello world"
Print() Debugging print

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