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String reference

s = "Ruby" 
t = s      # Copy the reference to t. s and t both refer to the same object.
t[-1] = "" # Modify the object through the reference in t.
print s    # Access the modified object through s. Prints "Rub".
t = "Java" # t now refers to a different object.
print s,t  # Prints "RubJava".


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