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The list of productions is ordered. In the deterministic case, the first matching production applies. In the stochastic case, the set of all matching productions is established, and one of them is chosen according to the specified probabilities. For details of the L-system syntax see [29, 43, 46]. → U → + − → L & \ H / ^ Figure 3: Controlling the turtle in three dimensions In contrast to the parallel application of productions in each derivation step, the interpretation of the resulting strings proceeds sequentially, with reserved modules acting as commands to a LOGO-style turtle [46].

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