Name
Sar -- shift bits to the right (V3.0)
Synopsis
result = Sar(a, x)
Function
This function shifts a by x bits to the right padding the holes with the most significant bit of a. This is called an arithmetic shift. a is converted to a signed 32-bit integer variable before the shift.

Inputs
a
source value
x
number of bits to shift
Results
result
integer result
Example
a = Sar(-256, 3)
This returns -32.

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