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Unicode initialize
Last updated at 9:49 am UTC on 17 October 2020
Class Unicode class method #initialize sets up the dictionaries which are used to represent the Unicode Character Database.

	" Unicode initialize "
	self initializeTagConstants.
	Compositions isEmptyOrNil ifTrue:[self initializeCompositionMappings].

A class-side #initialize is run only if (a) added to the system or (b) changed.

	" self initializeCompositionMappings "

	self parseCompositionMappingFrom: self unicodeData

The class method #unicodeData of the class Unicode loads the file UnicodeData.txt from http://www.unicode.org.

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Experimental Cuis implementation by Ken Dickey