AIPS HELP file for RETURN in 31DEC18
As of Thu Jan 18 20:51:28 2018
Use: To allow the present procedure to be called by other
procedures and, optionally, to return values (as in a
returns no value but allows nested procedures.
returns the value of the adverb or the result of the
expression. These values may be scalars, real arrays,
or character string arrays. This verb may be used only
while typing or editing a procedure.
Example: RETURN I
in PROC DUMT would be called as, e.g. CHAN = DUMPT.
in PROC NAMD would be called as, e.g. STRA2 = NAMD(3).
If a RETURN is not given in a procedure, then the
procedure should never be referenced from within