|Parameters||l, a list|
|Purpose||Extracts all but the first element of a list.|
|Preconditions||One parameter (verified).|
l is a list (verified).
l is nonempty (verified).
|Postconditions||Does not affect the list. The result shares storage with l. Element i of the result list is the same as element i+1 of l.|
> (cdr (cons 'a ())) () > (car (list 'c d e)) (d e) > (car 'a) cdr: expects argument of type <pair>; given a > (car ()) cdr: expects argument of type <pair>; given ()
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