Saturday, February 24, 2018

OCaml: Algebraic Data Types



In previous post, we showed several simple usages of pattern matching. Pattern matching is actually even more useful with algebraic data types. In functional programming, an algebraic data type is a kind of composite type, i.e. a type formed by combining other types.

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