Indirect Recursion

Some articles on indirect recursion, recursion:

Recursive Call - Types of Recursion - Indirect Recursion
... Most basic examples of recursion, and most of the examples presented here, demonstrate direct recursion, in which a function calls itself ... Indirect recursion occurs when a function is called not by itself but by another function that it called (either directly or indirectly) ... For example, if f calls f, that is direct recursion, but if f calls g which calls f, then that is indirect recursion of f ...

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