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The term "smob" was coined by Aubrey Jaffer, who says it comes from "small object", referring to the fact that only the CDR and part of the CAR of a smob's cell are available for use.


The SCM_NEWSMOB2 and SCM_NEWSMOB3 variants will allocate double cells and thus use twice as much memory as smobs created by SCM_NEWSMOB.

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