Left-Hand-Side expression (Definition)

Left values are the destination of an assignment.

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ECMAScript edition - 2

This kind of expression identified the destination of an assignment (even if that assignment operation is only implied). Sometimes these are called LValues.

Left-hand-side expressions comprise the following:

See also:Argument list, Expression, Function, function( ... ) ..., LValue, new, Property accessor

Cross-references:

ECMA 262 edition 2 - section - 11.2

ECMA 262 edition 3 - section - 11.2