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Definition: a note to yourself or another programmer; it is ignored by the compiler. There are several ways to construct comments:
{ Text between a left brace and a right brace constitutes a comment. }
(* Text between a left-parenthesis-plus-asterisk and an asterisk-plus-right-parenthesis also constitutes a comment. *)
// Any text between a double-slash and the end of the line constitutes a comment.

Also Known As: REM meaning Remark in Basic

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