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Pointers to Structures

  • Naveen Toppo
  • Hrishikesh Dewan
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Abstract

A structure is a collection of variables within one variable. Structures can be termed as a variable that aggregates variables of different or similar types. The correlation of structures and pointers is very strong. A structure provides a very intuitive way to model user-defined entities (records, packet formats, image headers, etc.). This chapter explains the basics of structures and their use with pointers; it also explains how structures can be used to implement data structures like trees, linked lists, etc. in depth.

Keywords

Source Code Pointer Variable Struct Node Word Size Binary Search Tree 
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© Naveen Toppo 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Naveen Toppo
    • 1
  • Hrishikesh Dewan
    • 1
  1. 1.KarnatakaIndia

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