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A Tinderbox Reference File : Actions & Rules : Operators : Action Operator Types : Mathematical operators : * (multiplication)  aTbRef Site Map 
* (multiplication) 
Operator Type:  Mathematical 
Operator Scope of Action:  Item 
The multiplication operator, * (asterisk character), returns the multiplication of the arguments before and after it.
$MyNumber = 3*4
The multiplication operator * may be used to multiply strings. Thus, the expression
$MyString = 3*"xyz"
evaluates to a string "xyzxyzxyz"
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