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CREATE PROCEDURE my_proc AS BEGIN EXECUTE IMMEDIATE 'CREATE TABLE foo (bar NUMER)'; END; /However, it is almost always poor design to run DDL inside a stored procedure. Typically, we do no let our users create tables on the fly by running a stored proc in their application code.
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