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Old 08-22-2011, 01:25 PM   #208
i_ween
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Originally Posted by cowmoo32 View Post
But does saying that a string is a fundamental building block make any more sense? "Sorry, this is it, a string is a string and it isn't made of anything smaller than itself". The analogy I've read is "asking what a string is made of is like asking what a letter is made of, nothing. Paragraphs are sentences, sentences are words, and words are letters; there is nothing smaller"
I think it does make sense. There must be some "smallest part." Plus, the math works out.
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