How are docstring different from comments?





They are used to describe functions and classes and show what parameters they accept and what they return.

They are used to explain the working of a code and sometimes to exclude a bit of code without removing it.

The docstring of a certain method or class can be viewed using the help( ) function.

Not visible while executing the code.


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