What is anonymous function or lambda function in python?

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To see what is lambda function and syntax of lambda function in python3.

Anonymous or lambda function.

   Lambda functions are small functions usually not more than a line.

   Its also called as one line function.

   Lambda function can have any number of arguments but only one expression.

   It defined with keyword lambda.

   Its mostly used for mathematical expression

#lambda function to double the input
d = lambda x: x * 2
print(“——First output——\n”)
print(d(6))

#lambda functions with mapping
list1=[2,8,6,3,7,5,4]
print(“——Second output——\n”)
newlist=list(map(lambda x: x * 2,list1))
print(newlist)

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