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 Function   [other Function type actions]

 Item   [operators of similar scope]

 Query Boolean   [other Query Boolean operators]




Returns true if item is an an ancestor of the current note.

The item parameter must be quoted unless an attribute reference. Ways to define item.

Unlike the contains()/inside() pairing, there is no converse operator that looks for notes that are ancestors of item.

This replaces the legacy #descendedFrom query operator.

A Tinderbox Reference File : Actions & Rules : Operators : Full Operator List : descendedFrom(item)