# xarray.DataArray.str.slice_replace¶

DataArray.str.slice_replace(start=None, stop=None, repl='')

Replace a positional slice of a string with another value.

Parameters
• start (int, optional) – Left index position to use for the slice. If not specified (None), the slice is unbounded on the left, i.e. slice from the start of the string.

• stop (int, optional) – Right index position to use for the slice. If not specified (None), the slice is unbounded on the right, i.e. slice until the end of the string.

• repl (str, optional) – String for replacement. If not specified, the sliced region is replaced with an empty string.

Returns

replaced

Return type

same type as values