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Date 2010-12-04.09:32:35
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This is really welcome. It makes Python even more readable.

If 'a' is a list object, a[:] is not so obvious at first to a newcomer, but
a.copy() is.

Also, a.clear() is so perfect and understandable. I wish you could decorate Python versions prior to 3.3 with this two new list methods.
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