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Dart: Scalable Application Development by Ivo Balbaert, Sergey Akopkokhyants, Davy Mitchell

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The collection class hierarchy

The Dart collection framework has a usable set of collection classes that exists in the dart:core and dart:collection libraries, as shown in the following diagram:

The collection class hierarchy

The standard collection interfaces simplify the passing and returning of collections to and from the class methods and allows the methods to work on a wide variety of collections. Using the common collection implementations makes the code shorter and quicker. By adhering to these implementations, you can make your code more standardized and easier to understand for yourself and others.

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