How to Split R Code Over Multiple Lines in a Script (Example Code)

In this R tutorial you’ll learn how to write long code over several lines.

Example: How to Split a Character String Over Multiple Lines

string_one_line <- "my example string in R"    # One line character string
string_one_line                                # Returning character string
# "my example string in R"
string_multiple_lines <- "my 
R"                                             # Multiple lines character string
string_multiple_lines                          # Returning character string
# "my \nexample \nstring \nin \nR"
cat(string_multiple_lines)                     # Returning character string using cat()
# my 
# example 
# string 
# in 
# R

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