Function: strim (<seq>,<string>) Returns a string like <string>, but with all characters that appear in <seq> removed from both ends.
(%i1) "/* comment */"$ (%i2) strim(" /*",%); (%o2) comment (%i3) slength(%); (%o3) 7
There are also some inexact matches for
?? strim to see them.
(%o1) true (%i2)