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Lua (programming language)

@inproceedings{Miller2009LuaL,
  title={Lua (programming language)},
  author={Frederic P. Miller and Agnes F. Vandome and John McBrewster},
  year={2009}
}
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! In computing, Lua is a lightweight, reflective, imperative and functional programming language, designed as a scripting language with extensible semantics as a primary goal. The name comes from the Portuguese word lua meaning "moon". Lua has a relatively simple C API compared to other scripting languages. Because both Lua and JavaScript use prototype-based objects and were influenced by Scheme, they feature many common semantics, despite the great… 
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