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Ada '83 Language Reference Manual

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2. Lexical Elements

The text of a program consists of the texts of one or more compilations. The text of a compilation is a sequence of lexical elements, each composed of characters; the rules of composition are given in this chapter. Pragmas, which provide certain information for the compiler, are also described in this chapter.

References: character, compilation, lexical element, pragma.

Rationale references: 2 Lexical and Textual Structure, 2.1 Lexical Structure


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