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Macaulay2Doc :: isGlobalSymbol

isGlobalSymbol -- whether a global symbol with a given name exists



The search for the symbol runs through the dictionaries in the list dictionaryPath.
i1 : isGlobalSymbol "res"

o1 = true
i2 : isGlobalSymbol "resres"

o2 = false

See also

For the programmer

The object isGlobalSymbol is a compiled function.