To return the specified character expression with leading blanks removed.
Is the character expression from which you want to trim leading blanks.
Returns a character string that results from removing the leading blanks from the character expression character-expression. This function is especially useful for removing the leading blanks inserted when you use Str() function to convert a numeric value into a character string.
In Cobol for iSeries the character expression can be up to 256 bytes long.
&Var = LTrim(' My character expression ')
// Result of &Var: “My character expression”
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