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Low-level parsing

Program starts
program define mycmd6
    version 6.0
    syntax [varlist] [if]
    tokenize "`varlist'"
User types
mycmd6 mpg wei length
syntax fills in `varlist' with
mpg weight length
tokenize fills in positional macros
`1' `2' `3'
mpg weight length
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