© Anto Aravinth, Srikanth Machiraju 2018
A. Aravinth, S. MachirajuBeginning Functional JavaScripthttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-4087-8_6

6. Currying and Partial Application

Anto Aravinth1  and Srikanth Machiraju2
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

In this chapter we are going to see what the term currying means. Once we understand what this means and where it can be used, we will move onto another concept in functional programming called partial application. Both currying and partial application are important to understand as we use them during functional composition. As in the previous chapters, we are going to look at a sample problem and explain how functional programming techniques like currying and partial ...

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