MANY takes in the variable x and assign it to all the output variables.
This function works as the equation sign in C++ so that the following expression in C++:
x1 = x2 = x3 = x4 = x5 = 8;
is equivalent to the following expression in MATLAB:
[ x1, x2, x3, x4, x5 ] = MANY( 8 );
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