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Explained confusing return value (GH #43).

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1 parent 6fa70a6 commit eaf167b8a376f3ff2779ad766831afa8c32c9203 @chromatic chromatic committed Jul 14, 2010
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  1. +2 −1 sections/operator_characteristics.pod
@@ -114,7 +114,8 @@ parentheses clarify, yet watch out for confusion in code such as:
... as Perl 5 happily interprets the parentheses as postcircumfix (L<fixity>)
operators denoting the arguments to C<say>, not circumfix parentheses grouping
-an expression to change precedence.
+an expression to change precedence. In other words, the code prints the value
+C<6> and evaluates to the return value of C<say> multiplied by C<4>.
=head3 Fixity

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