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The cut (!/0)

Where possible (and reasonable), use \+/1 instead.

Use cuts with great care.

Think about every cut ( !/0) you want to place in terms of the effect you are trying to achieve.

Always try to put them ``as low as possible'' in the structure of the program.

Paul Brna
Mon May 24 20:14:48 BST 1999