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 Function   [other Function type actions]

 List   [operators of similar scope]

 Dictionary, Set & List operations   [other Dictionary, Set & List operations operators]




Elements in lists, sets, may be extracted (referenced) with the bracket operator:


This has the same effect as List/ ), but may be more convenient. both



Returns the second list item (as list item addresses are zero-based).

This syntax can also assign values to specific elements of lists. For example,

$MyList="apple; pear; plum; cherry"; 


Will replace "pear" with "persimmon".