Tail Recursive

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Tail Call - Tail Recursion Modulo Cons
... Tail recursion modulo cons is a generalization of tail recursion optimization introduced by David H ... when the only operation left to perform after a recursive call is to prepend a known value in front of a list returned from it (or to perform a ... value at the start of a list on exit from a recursive call is the same as appending this value at the end of the growing list on entry into the recursive call, thus ...

Famous quotes containing the word tail:

    Yet I suppose what seems to us confusion
    Is not confusion, but the form of forms,
    The serpent’s tail stuck down the serpent’s throat....
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)