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A central concept in Factor is that of a combinator, which is a word taking code as input.
Fundamental combinators
Dataflow combinators
Conditional combinators
Looping combinators
Compositional combinators
Short-circuit combinators
Smart combinators
Quotation construction utilities
Generalized shuffle words and combinators

More combinators are defined for working on data structures, such as Sequence combinators and Associative mapping combinators.

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