Understanding the Nuances of Delegates in C#

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C# introduced a keyword called delegate for utilizing such things as function pointers and call backs. The syntax of a delegate can be confusing, but one sure way to get latched on to the syntactical nuances of delegates is to understand a delegate's dual nature -- it exhibits the qualities of both a class and a function. Nov. 4, 2002