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String.limit

limit($numCharacters, $ending = '...')

Description

If the string length is larger than numCharacters, truncate the string and append ending.

Common punctuation characters will be trimmed from the end before ending is added.

$longString = 'This is a moderately long phrase.';
$longString.limit(20);
//= 'This is a moderately...';