Pre-PEP: Dictionary accumulator methods

Aahz aahz at
Sat Mar 19 17:16:33 CET 2005

In article <JbL_d.8237$qN3.2116 at trndny01>,
Raymond Hettinger <python at> wrote:
>The proposed names could possibly be improved (perhaps tally() is more active
>and clear than count()).

+1 tally()
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