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About pointer defining term like int p(char *a) ,int(*p(char*a))[10], int *p(void),

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this is about pointer which is used in c programming language.
Sep 21 '18 #1
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weaknessforcats
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What you are showing are functions that have pointer arguments. Functions cannot define pointers. All they can do is use them.

Exactly what is your question?
Sep 23 '18 #2

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I think you meant to ask what each of the following statements mean.
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  1. int p(char *a);
  2. int (*p(char *a))[10];
  3. int *p(void);
The middle one is tricksy; but can you describe what the other two mean?

I'll give you a hint: the middle statement is a definition; but the other two statements are declarations.
Sep 27 '18 #3

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