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rect(30, 20, 55, 55);
rect(30, 20, 55, 55, 7);
rect(30, 20, 55, 55, 3, 6, 12, 18);
Draws a rectangle to the screen. A rectangle is a four-sided shape with every angle at ninety degrees. By default, the first two parameters set the location of the upper-left corner, the third sets the width, and the fourth sets the height. The way these parameters are interpreted, however, may be changed with the rectMode() function.
To draw a rounded rectangle, add a fifth parameter, which is used as the radius value for all four corners.
To use a different radius value for each corner, include eight parameters. When using eight parameters, the latter four set the radius of the arc at each corner separately, starting with the top-left corner and moving clockwise around the rectangle.
rect(a, b, c, d) rect(a, b, c, d, r) rect(a, b, c, d, tl, tr, br, bl)