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SortedSet remove() method in Java with Examples

  • Last Updated : 21 Jan, 2021

The remove(Object O) method of SortedSet interface is used to remove a particular element from this SortedSet.


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boolean remove(Object O)

Parameters: The parameter O is of the type of element maintained by this SortedSet and specifies the element to be removed from the Set.

Return Value: This method returns True if the specified element is present in the Set otherwise it returns False.

Note: The remove() method in SortedSet is inherited from the Set interface in Java.

Below program illustrate the java.util.SortedSet.remove(Object O) method:  


// Java code to illustrate
// SortedSet.remove() method
import java.util.*;
public class SortedSetDemo {
    public static void main(String args[])
        // Creating an empty Set
        SortedSet<String> set
            = new TreeSet<String>();
        // Use add() method to
        // add elements into the Set
        // Displaying the Set
        System.out.println("SortedSet: "
                           + set);
        // Removing elements
        // using remove() method
        // Displaying the Set after removal
            "SortedSet after "
            + "removing elements: "
            + set);
SortedSet: [4, Geeks, To, Welcome]
SortedSet after removing elements: [To]



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