[Haskell-beginners] variables in haskell

Philippa Cowderoy flippa at flippac.org
Wed Oct 15 05:18:16 EDT 2008

On Mon, 13 Oct 2008, Matthew J. Williams wrote:

> Hello listers, would one be correct in thinking that 'bound variables' such as
> those used in haskell were in fact constants?

Possibly the simplest explanation is that they're variables in the same 
sense variables in algebra are?

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