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string is any string of characters or an expression yielding a string of characters.
n is a positive integer or a numeric expression.
|Use:||This function returns a string of characters n characters long. If string is less than n characters long, the characters in string will be repeated until the output string is n characters in length.|
DUP(DIAGNOSIS,3)=> Ang [value of DIAGNOSIS=Angina Pectoris]
DUP("_",IOM)=> _____________________ [line drawn will have a length equal to the value of IOM]
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