APROL: a hybrid language

  title={APROL: a hybrid language},
  author={Dennis R Holmes and John E. Howland},
  booktitle={APL '93},
This paper describes the design of a hybrid language which combines the features of an array processing language and lisp dialect in a consistent and useful manner. This language, APROL (Array PROcessing Lisp) is derived from the J dialect of APL and the Scheme dialect of Lisp. The base syntactic structure is taken from Scheme, while the array processing features are based on the J programming language. A prototype implementation has been made and some experiences with this implementation are… CONTINUE READING

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