Partitioned Enclose

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Partitioned Enclose () is a dyadic function which splits its right argument into differently sized pieces as determined by the left argument.

Basic functionality

In the simplest case, and on a vector right argument, the corresponding element in the left argument indicates where divisions begin:

      1 0 1 0 0 0 0'HiEarth'
┌──┬─────┐
HiEarth
└──┴─────┘

Non-Boolean left argument

Almost all dialects restrict the left argument to provide only the above functionality. However, the left argument can be interpreted as a count of how many partitions begin with a particular position:

      2 0 3 0 0 0 0'HiEarth'
┌┬──┬┬┬─────┐
││Hi│││Earth
└┴──┴┴┴─────┘

Short left argument

The dialects that support this extension also allow omission of trailing zeros, which is useful if the partitioning vector is generated by where's inverse:

      ¯11 1 3 3 3
2 0 3
      2 0 3'HiEarth'
┌┬──┬┬┬─────┐
││Hi│││Earth
└┴──┴┴┴─────┘

Long left argument

Additional trailing empty divisions are created by adding an additional division count corresponding to the position beyond the end of the right argument:

      1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1'HiEarth'
┌──┬─────┬┐
HiEarth││
└──┴─────┴┘

Split into lengths

This above extensions allow a simple definition of a split-into-lengths function:

Try it online!

      Split{  ¯1 +\ ¯11,}
      3 3 4 Split 'HowAreYou?'
┌───┬───┬────┐
HowAreYou?
└───┴───┴────┘

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