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|Programming in Lua|
|Part III. The Standard Libraries Chapter 19. The Table Library|
table library comprises auxiliary
functions to manipulate tables as arrays.
One of its main roles is to give a reasonable meaning for
the size of an array in Lua.
It also provides functions to insert and remove elements from lists
and to sort the elements of an array.
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