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diff between key word and reserve word

Sri Rao
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what is the differnce between Reserver word and Key Word?
Marilyn de Queiroz
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Reserved words include key words. They should not be used as identifiers.


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Jim Yingst
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Specifically: keywords are the words that appear on this list. (Plus "assert" added in 1.4.) Reserved words include all keywords, plus
true
false
null
(which are described in the text immediately after the list I just linked to).


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Sri Rao
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thanks very much Marilyn de Queiroz
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