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C# examples always use var to declare variables. Why would you do that? Why voluntarily throw away the readability of knowing what type a variable has just from reading the code?

@cato Yes, and python examples should use explicit typing too.

@cato I think you can do "abcd : int = 4" to explicitly type it but afaik you can override the type later on lol

@x44203 Yeah, that's annotations, they don't enforce anything. That's more of a hint for third-party tools

@cato Visual Studio shows the type on mouseover. ;) var is actually more readable than Tuple<string, Dictionary<string, List<IChirpable>>>

@uvok yes, but VS is not available in every scenario.

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