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deep copy Explained

deep copy at English (WD) Of Explained:


Alternative forms

* deep-copy


Inter: en-noun » head=deep copy|deep copies
  • Inter: computin » g A copy of a data structure duplicating not only the structure itself, but all structures to which it is linked
    1. : Dont try to make a deep copy of that -- you'll pull in half the database''


      Inter: head » en|verb|head=to deep copy

  • Inter: transitiv » e To make a deep copy of
  • : Id prefer to deep copy that in order to avoid complications with updates.''
  • Inter: intransitiv » e To make a deep copy
  • : This is a situation where you either have to deep copy or handle the complication of updates.

    Usage notes

    * Not "to deeply copy".

    See also

    * shallow copy

  • Translation: zh » deep copy