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accepted Why are actual parameters called “arguments”?
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comment Why are actual parameters called “arguments”?
"The "argument" was an angle of some sort." Oh, are you referring to the ("arg") function?
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comment Why are actual parameters called “arguments”?
Wow, +1 for the reference -- the other definitions are helpful as well: subject, contents.
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comment Why are actual parameters called “arguments”?
@Rachel: Yeah sure, no worries, I'll add it.
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comment Why are actual parameters called “arguments”?
Just a note regarding the edit, I put the word "actual" in there to distinguish them from "formal" parameters. Otherwise there are going to be a million people thinking I didn't understand the difference, who will try to answer the wrong question.
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comment Maintenance wise, is `else while` without intervening braces considered safe?
Wow, this answer is ridiculously convincing!
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accepted Maintenance wise, is `else while` without intervening braces considered safe?
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