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NAME            wc -- get (English) word count

SYNOPSIS        wc name  ...

DESCRIPTION     wc provides a count of the words, text lines, and

                roff control lines for each argument file.

                A text line is a sequence of characters not be-

                ginning with "."  and ended by a new-line.  A

                roff control line is a line beginning with ".".

                A word is a sequence of characters bounded by the

                beginning of a line, by the end of a line, or by

                a blank or a tab.

FILES           --

SEE ALSO        roff(I)

DIAGNOSTICS     none; arguments not found are ignored.

BUGS            --

OWNER           jfo