novice question

James Stroud jstroud at mbi.ucla.edu
Sat Mar 12 01:13:05 CET 2005


from sets import Set
for akey in grp.keys():
  grp[akey] = list(Set(grp[akey]))

On Friday 11 March 2005 03:15 pm, Leeds, Mark wrote:
> I have a dictionary grp that has lists
>
> for each element ( excuse my terminology if it's
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> incorrect).
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>
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> So gname might be automobiles, finance, construction etc
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> and grp[gname] is a list and this list
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> has elements that are strings
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> such as ["AAA","BBB","AAA","CCC"]
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>
>
> Is there a quick way to loop through
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> the grp dictionary and reduce the lists
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> so that each only contains unique elements ?
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>
>
>                                      thanks

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