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Re: st: how to remove symbles or some part from a string?


From   Amadou DIALLO <stata.diallo@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: how to remove symbles or some part from a string?
Date   Tue, 19 May 2009 08:36:14 +0300

use subinstr() with optionnally lower()



2009/5/19, qingf wang <qingfw@yahoo.com>:
> If I have "(...)" in a variable, how to remove it?  Thanks a lot!
>
> Example:
>
> country    new
>
> (germany)  germany
> (USA)      usa
> (India)    India
>
>
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