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the stacks
Value returned: a return-separated list of the full path names for all the open stacks, in front-to-back order

Demo Script

on whatStacks
   put longNamesToShort(the stacks) into theStacks
   answer "The stacks currently open are:" & return & return & theStacks
 end whatStacks

 function longNamesToShort longStackList
   put empty into shortStackList
   set the itemDelimiter to ":"
   repeat with lineNum = 1 to the number of lines in longStackList
     put last item of line lineNum of longStackList into ¬
     line lineNum of shortStackList
   end repeat
   set itemDelimiter to comma
   return shortStackList
 end longNamesToShort

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