C language compiler
One or more characters surrounded by double quotes, as in "xyz".
Initialized with the characters contained in the double quotes.
storage duration and type ``array of characters.''
may also be used in string literals. A double quote within the string must be escaped with a backslash. New-line characters are not valid within a string.
Adjacent string literals are concatenated into a single string. A null character,
, is appended to the result of the concatenation, if any.
String literals are also known as ``string constants.''
Wide string literals
Wide characters and multibyte characters
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