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convert strings vector (or strings matrix) into a cell of strings

Calling Sequence




strings vector, or strings matrix


returns a cell array of strings

  • If sis a line vector of strings then cellstr(s) returns a (one-by-one) cell which contains one component (the concatenation of all columns components of s )

  • If s is a column vector of strings then cellstr(s) convert s into a cell which have the same size : (size(s,1)-by-one) cell of strings

  • If s is a matrix of strings then for each rowiof s, cellstr(s) concatenates all the components of the ith rows of the matrix s (i.e s(i,1), s(i,2), s(i,3),...) and returns a (size(s,1)-by-one) cell of strings



See Also

  • cell — Create a cell array of empty matrices.
  • string — conversion to string
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