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# Function to compute *xʸ*

## Problem

Create a function with two arguments that returns the value of `$x`

to the power of `$y`

. Write a program to print the value of `5³`

, `2¹⁰`

, and `(−4)⁵`

.

## Example

For the above-mentioned values, the program should print:

```
$ raku function-x-to-the-power-of-y.raku
125
1024
-1024
```

## Solution

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