infix ~~

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(Operators) infix ~~

The smart-match operator. Aliases the left-hand side to $_, then evaluates the right-hand side, and calls .ACCEPTS($_) on it. The semantics are left to the type of the right-hand side operand.

Here is a partial list of some of the built-in smart-matching functionality. For full details, see ACCEPTS documentation for the type on the right-hand side of the operator.

Right-hand side Comparison semantics
Mu:U type check
Str string equality
Numeric numeric equality
Regex regex match
Callable boolean result of invocation
Set/Bag equal element values
Any:D object identity