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so, how do you solve operator precedence? do you encode it in the grammar? do you use Pratt parsing? hell no

@trickster How should they have used Pratt parsing? This was before Chris Pratt was even born!

@Dee a forbidden technique so powerful it was never used again

@halcy to be fair, this is a has a huge feature to complexity ratio, I'm guessing it doesn't correctly encode the power operator as right-associative

@operand introduction to compilers professors are FURIOUS. solve precedence with this ONE WEIRD TRICK

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