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Improving Code Documentation

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The debate between whether to use comments or to write self-documenting code has raged on for ages. Both approaches are equally valid, but each has its own advantages and disadvantages depending on the circumstances. Comments can be as much of a hindrance as a help in the wrong conditions, and self-documenting code can be opaque and unwieldy in others.

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