Vocabulary
generic.standard

Class description
Performs standard method combination.

Generic words using the standard method combination dispatch on the class of the object at the given stack position, where 0 is the top of the stack, 1 is the object underneath, and 2 is the next one under that. A no-method error is thrown if no suitable method is defined on the class.

Examples
A generic word for append strings and characters to a sequence, dispatching on the object underneath the top of the stack:
GENERIC#: build-string 1 ( elt str -- ) M: string build-string swap push-all ; M: integer build-string push ;


See also
hook-combination

Definition


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