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It was thus said that the Great Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo once stated:
> > Does the integer representation require something special to use, or is
> > used automatically for any number that happens to be an integer?
> The lexer decides which type of number a numeric value is.
> So 123 is an integer and 123.0 is a real.
> All operations on values of the same type give values of that type,
> except that division always gives a real. There is a new integer
> division operation, denoted by //.

  Is there an equivalent metatable function?