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Higher Order Functions in Python

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Introduction

A function is called Higher Order Function if it contains other functions as parameters or returns functions. It is an important concept of functional programming. Python, as a very flexible programming language, supports the usages of higher order functions. There are some build-in higher order functions in Python and we can also define higher order functions by ourselves.

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