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[List] string

Returns a string representation of the list and its contents. This representation will be encoded in the Citrine language itself and can therefore be evaluated again. In the example: 'string' messages are implicitly send by some objects, for instance when attempting to write a List using a Pen.

 ☞ a := List ← 'hello' ; 'world'.
 ☞ b := a string.
 ☞ c := b evaluate.

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