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21.4.3 String Constructors

The string constructor procedures create new string objects, possibly initializing them with some specified character data.

Scheme Procedure: string . chrs
Scheme Procedure: list->string chrs
C Function: scm_string (chrs)
Return a newly allocated string composed of the arguments, chrs.

Scheme Procedure: make-string k [chr]
C Function: scm_make_string (k, chr)
Return a newly allocated string of length k. If chr is given, then all elements of the string are initialized to chr, otherwise the contents of the string are unspecified.

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