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Peter Hansen peter at
Thu Aug 12 14:51:47 CEST 2004

"Russell Blau" <russblau at> wrote in message
 > Actually, I don't know the meaning of  ``.
 > On some languages, it means "evaluate": Is it the same meaning in
 > Python?

Why ask when you can do? :

 >>> `name`
Traceback (most recent call last):
   File "<stdin>", line 1, in ?
NameError: name 'name' is not defined
 >>> name = 2
 >>> `name`

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