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Python Math: Print a random sample of words from the system dictionary

Python Math: Exercise-54 with Solution

Write a Python program to print a random sample of words from the system dictionary.

Sample Solution:-

Python Code:

import random
with open('/usr/share/dict/words', 'rt') as fh:
    words = fh.readlines()
words = [w.rstrip() for w in words]
for w in random.sample(words, 7):
    print(w)
	

Sample Output:

philatelist's                                                                                                                 
thieve                                                                                                                        
sparrows                                                                                                                      
Loretta's                                                                                                                     
hostiles                                                                                                                      
naughty                                                                                                                       
afflicts

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Python: Tips of the Day

Getting rid of unwanted characters:

You can get rid of whitespaces or any specific character using strip methods in Python. You can use either plain strip for both sides, lstrip for the left side and rstrip for the right side only.

str="+++Welcome python+++"
str.strip()

print(str)

Output:

+++Welcome python+++