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(PHP 4 >= 4.0.6, PHP 5)

mb_strcutGet part of string


string mb_strcut ( string $str , int $start [, int $length [, string $encoding ]] )

mb_strcut() performs equivalent operation as mb_substr() with different method. If start position is multi-byte character's second byte or larger, it starts from first byte of multi-byte character.

It subtracts string from str that is shorter than length AND character that is not part of multi-byte string or not being middle of shift sequence.



The string being cut.


The position that begins the cut.


The string being decoded.


The encoding parameter is the character encoding. If it is omitted, the internal character encoding value will be used.

Return Values

mb_strcut() returns the portion of str specified by the start and length parameters.

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