Python Dictionary Methods
Python Dictionary is like a map that is used to store data in the form of a key:value pair. Python provides various in-built functions to deal with dictionaries. In this article, we will see a list of all the functions provided by Python to work with dictionaries.
Table of Python Dictionary Methods
|clear()||Removes all items from the dictionary|
|copy()||Returns a shallow copy of the dictionary|
|fromkeys()||Creates a dictionary from the given sequence|
|get()||Returns the value for the given key|
|items()||Return the list with all dictionary keys with values|
|keys()||Returns a view object that displays a list of all the keys in the dictionary in order of insertion|
|pop()||Returns and removes the element with the given key|
|popitem()||Returns and removes the key-value pair from the dictionary|
|setdefault()||Returns the value of a key if the key is in the dictionary else inserts the key with a value to the dictionary|
|update()||Updates the dictionary with the elements from another dictionary|
|values()||Returns a list of all the values available in a given dictionary|
Note: For more information on Python Dictionary refer to Python Dictionary Tutorial.