|SQL*Plus User's Guide and Reference
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Command Reference, 23 of 52
Executes a single PL/SQL statement. The EXECUTE command is often useful when you want to execute a PL/SQL statement that references a stored procedure. For more information on PL/SQL, see your PL/SQL User's Guide and Reference.
Refer to the following for a description of the term or clause:
If your EXECUTE command cannot fit on one line because of the PL/SQL statement, use the SQL*Plus continuation character (a hyphen).
The length of the command and the PL/SQL statement cannot exceed the length defined by SET LINESIZE.
If the variable :n has been defined with:
The following EXECUTE command assigns a value to the bind variable n:
For information on how to create a bind variable, see the VARIABLE command in this chapter.