Functions as First Class Citizens in Scala

posted by anishaanisha 622 days, 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
Wednesday, August 08, 2012 9:40:24 PM GMT

In Java (Java 7 and before) we can store an object reference in a variable or some primitive value in which case Classes and Primitive types are the first class citizens there, but in Scala we can assign method/function definitions to variables, we can pass around function definitions to other functions and we can even declare functions within fuctions (i.e private functions). In this small article I will show you how to:Assign functions to variables also called Function ValuesPass functions as argument...

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tags: functions, Scala

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