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What's the difference between \newcommand and \newcommand*?

I've seen * used in memoir.cls:

   \renewcommand*{\chapnumfont}{\normalfont\HUGE\sffamily}

and wondered which is the purpose of the * here?

marked as duplicate by qubyte, doncherry, cmhughes, barbara beeton, user11232 May 14 '12 at 13:51

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