how to replace latex macros with their definitions (using latex)

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Published on 2009-10-02T14:17:38Z Indexed on 2010/04/27 14:23 UTC
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How can I replace all occurrence of user defined latex macros with their definitions?

For example, given this file


\newcommand{\blah}[2]{#1 \to #2}
foo \blah{egg}{spam} bar

how to generate the file below in an automatic way


foo egg \to spam bar

Instead of reimplementing latex macro logic with perl, can I use latex or tex engine itself to do this?

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