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  • Subject: [mg3713] argument names
  • From: Andrew Watson <beau at>
  • Date: Wed, 10 Apr 1996 02:12:25 -0400
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

Is there a simple way to get the names of the arguments
within a user-defined function? For example, given:

f[x_] := x^2

I would like a function g such that

g[f] returns x, either as a symbol or a string.


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