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    Arguments

    I can't seem to find this anywhere else so....

    What exactly is the definition of an "argument"?

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    There are several types of arguments.

    For functions: http://www.cprogramming.com/tutorial/lesson4.html
    Command-line arguments: http://www.cprogramming.com/tutorial/lesson14.html

    The term parameter is almost, but not quite, the same as argument. Many people, however, use them interchangeably.
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