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What is dereferencing

5/26/2020 4:08:44 PM

Emmanuel Abraham

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Emmanuel Abraham Dereferencing is used to access or manipulate data contained in memory location pointed to by a pointer. *(asterisk) is used with pointer variable when dereferencing the pointer variable, it refers to variable being pointed, so this is called dereferencing of pointers.