SETL is a programming language created in 1969 by Jacob T. Schwartz.

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SETL (SET Language) is a very high-level programming language based on the mathematical theory of sets. It was originally developed by (Jack) Jacob T. Schwartz at the New York University (NYU) Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences in the late 1960s.. Read more on Wikipedia...

- Tags: programming language
- Early development of SETL happened in Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
- Explore SETL snippets on Rosetta Code
- SETL on HOPL
- See also: (4 related languages) ALGOL 60, ABC, Ada, Python

Example from Riju:

```
print("Hello, world!");
```

Example from Wikipedia:

```
procedure factorial(n); -- calculates the factorial n!
return if n = 1 then 1 else n * factorial(n - 1) end if;
end factorial;
```

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