Differentiate between Array and List in Scala.

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Posted On: Feb 22, 2018

 

The differences between array and list in Scala are listed below-
  • An array is a sequential mutable data structure. Whereas, a list is an immutable recursive data structure.
  • In scala, an array is an invariant. Whereas, a list is a covariant data structure.
  • The size of an array is fixed and cannot be changed easily. Whereas, the size of a list may increase or decrease based on the operations performed by it.

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