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How do languages with only reference counting deal with closures?

Reference counting works best if there are no cycles. But closures that allow access to every variable in the parent scope by default automatically create cycles. There are obvious solutions like only ...
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How can I compile closures in WebAssembly?

Consider the following pseudocode: ...
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Early binding, mutual recursion, closures. Can I have all three?

Take this Python snippet of two functions that are mutually recursive and form closures: ...
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