Partial Application
Curried functions enable the usage of partial application, with which we can call a function with only some of its arguments and get a function back as a result for further usage. That way, we can create new functions from existing ones which can serve as a powerful tool. For example, with our multiply function, we can create a function that always multiplies a number by2:
ghci> multiplyBy2 = multiply 1 2
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ghci> :t multiplyBy2
multiply2 :: Num a => a -> a -- this function now takes only 1 argument
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ghci> multiplyBy2 5
10
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