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document AST

(masak, please proof-read and augment)
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+=begin pod
+ class AST { }
+An C<AST> or I<Abstract Syntax Tree> is a partially processed representation
+of a program. ASTs are return values of the C<quasi> quoting construct,
+and are typically used withing macros to generate code that is inserted
+in the calling location of the macro.
+There is no API defined for ASTs yet. Hopefully that will emerge as
+part of the work on macros.
+=end pod

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