Assembles expressions into consecutive halfwords.
The .short pseudo-op assembles Expressions into consecutive halfwords. Halfword alignment occurs as necessary.
|Expression||Represents expressions that the instruction assembles into halfwords. The Expression parameter cannot refer to the contents of any register. If the Expression value is longer than a halfword, it is truncated on the left.|
The following example illustrates the use of the .short pseudo-op:
The .byte pseudo-op, .long pseudo-op, .vbyte pseudo-op.