Eliminate a list of characters from a string?

Tim Peters tim.one at comcast.net
Thu Mar 27 20:22:33 CET 2003

> What is the simplest method (that does not perform too poorly)
> for eliminating any of a list of characters from a string.

Read the docs for string.translate(), paying special attention to the third
argument (which is a string containing characters to be deleted).

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