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This is just like ~A, but arg is printed with escape characters (as by prin1 rather than princ). The output is therefore suitable for input to read. ~S accepts all the arguments and modifiers that ~A does.

~S binds *print-escape* to t.

The following X3J13 cleanup issue, not part of the specification, applies to this section:

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