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Semicolon

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The Semicolon (;) is the most dreaded feature of the SAS syntax. It actually ends a statement (making it a step boundary) and by itself is a null statement.

The result of the fear of the semicolon is that SAS programmers quite often forget to code the semicolon.

Folklore: SAS really stands for "semicolon - always semicolon"

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