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The string matched by the last successful pattern match (not counting any matches hidden within a BLOCK or eval() enclosed by the current BLOCK). (Mnemonic: like & in some editors.) This variable is read-only.

Source: Perl predefined variables
Copyright: Larry Wall, et al.

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