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Re: [SG20] glossary of modern C++ terms

From: Christopher Di Bella <cjdb.ns_at_[hidden]>
Date: Sun, 15 Dec 2019 16:29:18 +0000
Most of these words can be found on C++ Reference
<https://en.cppreference.com/w/>. A Tour of C++
<http://stroustrup.com/Tour.html> and The C++ Programming Language
<http://stroustrup.com/4th.html> are a bit more of an extended glossary,
and then there's the International Standard, which would be the "official

The only item you've mentioned that won't appear in these is magma
<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magma_(algebra)>, as that's an algebraic
term that hasn't yet been standardised.

On Sun, 15 Dec 2019 at 15:47, rhkramer--- via SG20 <sg20_at_[hidden]>

> Can someone suggest a glossary that covers modern C++ terminology, I'm
> thinking of things like:
> * variadic
> * concept
> * magma
> * auto (I guess there are two distinct meanings / uses)
> I could google, but haven't so far -- I'd like to find two glossaries or
> other
> sources, one that might be the "official" glossary, and then one or more
> others
> that might explain the same terms from a different (and, I'm hoping) and
> more
> understandable perspective for someone in the peanut gallery.
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Received on 2019-12-15 10:31:54