Commit f44aa267 authored by Richard M. Stallman's avatar Richard M. Stallman
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(Regexp Backslash): Clarification.

parent 9dd617a6
......@@ -737,7 +737,7 @@ specifies a ``shy'' group that does not record the matched substring;
you can't refer back to it with @samp{\@var{d}}. This is useful
in mechanically combining regular expressions, so that you
can add groups for syntactic purposes without interfering with
the numbering of the groups that were written by the user.
the numbering of the groups that are meant to be referred to.
@item \@var{d}
matches the same text that matched the @var{d}th occurrence of a
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