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Garbage Collection

Garbage Collection

Garbage Collection is a language feature.

In computer science, garbage collection (GC) is a form of automatic memory management. The garbage collector, or just collector, attempts to reclaim garbage, or memory occupied by objects that are no longer in use by the program.

Languages without Garbage Collection include C, C++, Objective-C, carp, popr

Languages with Garbage Collection include Java, JavaScript, Ruby, Haskell, Lisp, Julia, Smalltalk, APL, Applescript, ML, Factor

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PLDB - Build the next great programming language. v5.0.0 - Acknowledgements · Email · GitHub