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isvar

Returns True for every element of the input that is a defined variable.

Prototype

	function isvar (
		varnames  : string   
	)

	return_val [dimsizes(varnames)] :  logical

Arguments

varnames

An array of strings of any dimensionality.

Description

For each element in the varnames list, isvar returns True if the element is a defined variable and False otherwise. The output of isvar is a logical array with the same dimensions as varnames.

See Also

isdefined

Examples

In the NCL script below, isvars will be equal to (/True, False, True/):

    x      = 1.5
    title  = "Temperature"
    isvars = isvar((/"x","z","title"/))