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Python Object-Oriented Python Advanced Objects Math

Do we have to call all the functions like a dunder? For example, def __add__

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1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
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The "dunder" syntax is only used for special-case functions that the system will automatically invoke when certain operations are performed (in this example, when a "+" operator is used).

it is "best practice" to not use that syntax when creating your own functions for other purposes.