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Re: find position in a list made by string by searching incomplete string

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Map[(StringPosition[#, "b "]) &, list1[[1]]]

I don't think Position looks inside strings.  You need to use a string
function to do it.  You gave a list of strings so Map checks each and
returns all finds in a List.



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