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Z is a programming language created in 2012 by Chris Done.

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A strict, impure, curried, partially applied programming language with rather peculiar syntax.

Language features

Feature Supported Token Example
Line Comments --
-- A comment
"hello world"
Semantic Indentation
defun message msg
      do print : Here's a message
         print msg
         print : End of message.
-- A simple function, that is used inside the macro below.
defun ap x y
     ++ x
defmacro : input
         z:string input
-- Example with print:
print : Hello, World!
        What's going on in here?

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