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Vocabulary
libc

Inputs and outputs
aliena c-ptr


Word description
Deallocates a block of memory allocated by an external C library.

Definition
USING: alien.c-types alien.syntax ;

IN: libc

LIBRARY: libc FUNCTION-ALIAS: (free) void free
( void* alien ) ; inline