# bit.brshift

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Function bit.brshift | |

Shifts a number right arithmetically by a specified number of bits | |

Syntax | bit.brshift(number n, number bits) |

Returns | number the value of n shifted right by bits bits, with the shifted-in bits being equal to the original number’s 31st bit, which is equivalent to ⌊n÷2^{bits}⌋ |

Part of | ComputerCraft |

API | bit |

## Examples

Example | |

Shift the number 73 (1001001) right by 2 bits, yielding 18 (10010) | |

Code |
print(bit.brshift(73, 2)) |

Output |
18 |