Ruby | Set – method

The is an inbuilt method in Ruby that returns a new set built by duplicating the set, removing every element that appears in the given enumerable object.

Syntax: s1.name – s2.name

Parameters: The function does not takes any parameter.



Return Value: It returns a new set built by duplicating the set, removing every element that appears in the given enumerable object.

Example 1:

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#Ruby program to illustrate the - method
  
#requires the set
require "set"
  
    s1
    = Set[1, 2, 4] s2 = Set[1, 2, 3]
  
#+ method used
    s3
    = s1 - s2
  
#Prints the s3
               puts s3

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Output:

Set: {4}

Example 2:

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#Ruby program to illustrate the - method
  
#requires the set
require "set"
  
    s1
    = Set[1, 2, 4] s2 = Set[6, 5, 3]
  
#& method used
    s3
    = s1 - s2
  
#Prints the s3
               puts s3

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Output:

Set: {1, 2, 4}

Reference: https://devdocs.io/ruby~2.5/set#method-i-2D



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