Integer abbrev_table_p (String name);
Returns non-zero if an abbreviation table with called
name exists. If
the table does not exist, it returns zero.
Void create_abbrev_table (String name, String word);
Create an abbreviation table with name
name. The second parameter
word is the list of characters used to represent a word for the
table. If the empty string is passed for
word, the characters that
currently constitute a word are used.
Void define_abbrev (String tbl, String abbrv, String expans);
This function is used to define an abbreviation
abbrv that will be
expans. The definition will be placed in the table with
Void delete_abbrev_table (String name);
Delete the abbrev table specified by
Void dump_abbrev_table (String name);
This function inserts the contents of the abbreviation table called
name into the current buffer.
Integer list_abbrev_tables ();
This function returns the names of all currently defined abbreviation tables. The top item on the stack will be the number of tables followed by the names of the tables.
Void use_abbrev_table (String table);
Use the abbreviation table named
table as the abbreviation table for
the current buffer. By default, the "Global" table is used.
(String, String) what_abbrev_table ();
This functions returns both the name of the abbreviation table and the definition of the word for the table currently associated with the current buffer. If none is defined it returns two empty strings.