Oracle SQL - Function LTRIM function

Introduction

LTRIM function removes a set of characters from the left of a string. LTRIM stands for "left trim."

The general format for this function is:

LTRIM(string, characters_to_remove) 

Demo

SQL>
SQL>-- w w  w  .ja v  a 2  s .  com
SQL> SELECT LTRIM('...Test', '.') FROM dual
  2