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Questions on the associative data-structure introduced in Mathematica version 10.

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GraphDistance error when Graph vertices are Associations

Bug introduced in 10.0 or earlier and persisting through 11.3 Here is a nice graph whose vertices are Associations: ...
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Filter rows in nested Association / Dataset using Select

The Dataset I am working with has the following nested structure. ...
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Converting a list of associations into a single association

How do i smartly join a List of Associations (eg. returned by ParallelTable) such that i get a single Association? ...
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How to use ReplaceAll and RuleDelayed with an Association? [duplicate]

I expected that something like this ...
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How can I update an association with a function?

I'm not sure if this is a bug, or if I just am not understanding, properly, how to create a function. I am able to use a list of rules to update an association like so: ...
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How can I map associations to expressions?

I have a list of associations, and I would like to make it so that an expression automatically reads the associated data from the associations list, that has the same name, into the expression. An ...
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Deleting all keys that have null values

I have a notebook that I am working on that starts with an imported CSV file. Many of the rows have blank data in them. I have used the following command to establish a list of associations: ...
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ByteCount on Function

I was comparing RAM and CPU efficiency for List, Rule, Association, Function. The following code ...
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How to make an Association of Assocations [closed]

As a learning exercise I’m trying to convert some data we have from spreadsheets into an association of associations. However, I’ve only managed to format two different associations, a key of the ...
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stable sort for association?

Should I be able to use the "list of functions" approach to getting a stable sort of an association? In 11.1 I see, ...
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how to get association from json? [closed]

How do I convert {{"a" : 13, "z" : 24},{"f" : 17, "h" : 94}} to get {{"a" -> 13, "z" -> 24},{"f" -> 17, "h" -> 94}} I am trying to change : to ->
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Simpler way to thread dataset values to each other

I have a relatively simple dataset that provides a list of values for a list of countries: ...
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List of Strings to Associations [closed]

I have a list of Strings, some thing like below: ...
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How to update values of particular keys efficiently

Say I have a list of Association, SeedRandom[45] test = Association[Table[i -> RandomInteger[30], {i, 6}]] <|1 -> 18, ...
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How to draw DensityPlot on a given association? [closed]

I want to draw a DensityPlot similar to below:- DensityPlot[Sin[x] Sin[y], {x, -4, 4}, {y, -3, 3}] But my problem is, I am not given the function itself. I am ...
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Replace value in association data-set

I have an association dataset with a depth of two (each value is an association too, and the size of the dataset ~ 30000 keys and an average size of values are ~2000 keys association). The dataset ...
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Selecting nonzero rules from a list

I have a list of rules: list = {a1 -> 0, a2 -> 3x, a4 -> 0, a5 -> 5x+3...}. I would like to append to another list the nonzero rules, which are: ...
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Get values of Dataset in depth 2

Given the following dataset ...
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A calculation in two depth association

I have a dataset where values are associations too. ...
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Why do I need a second Function in SortBy for Association?

I cannot understand why I need a second pure function when trying to sort Association by Key. Here is an example ...
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Associations & generating training sets

Solution: Pi is allowed in training sets, but not in batches generated by the batch generating function preamble: I want to generate my own batches of training data for training a deep CNN. ref/...
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Keyed eigensystem for nested Association

Suppose a matrix is given where both rows and columns are keyed, for example this correlation matrix: ...
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Button doesn't work with Append [duplicate]

I have a extremely simple question on Button. I tried to append values to associations. The Append works good with given value outside button, but once it is inside Button, it doesn't append the value ...
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Handling Missing values flexibly in Query (MissingBehavior problem)

There’s an inconsistency in how Missing values are imputed in Query, with ...
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Average length (in words) of paragraphs in document

I try to calculate the average length (in words) of paragraphs in a document. The data look like: ...
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Lookup in Association [closed]

I have some issues with the Lookup in Association. My association looks as: ...
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Dynamically update of Association

I try dynamically to add new keys and update the values of existing keys in given dataset (Association). I implement this by the following code: ...
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Using Association[] in an Immediate Function

I have an Association[] which is the result of an intensive computation. Its values include the variable x and I would like to ...
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Select several values in nested associations

I have nested associations like this: ...
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How can I create an Association from a multidimensional list of values and a list of keys?

Given a list of values such as vals = {{{{0., 633.25}, {642.96, 677.34}}, {{591.56, 632.45}, {634.9, 715.6}}}} and a list of "Dimensions" such as ...
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Create Association from Expression

I have a set of algebraic expressions of a certain form, and I would like to make them into Associations in a specified way. My expressions are formed of two heads, ...
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`ListPlot` with `Association` as input

It seems ListPlot will somehow drop the trailing list of Associations when the Association ...
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Flatten table into Association Thread where each cell is an association from its column and row header

Let's say I have a table in Mathematica like so: Where the first row is the header, and first column is also a header (similar to a multiplication table). ie S_AS_A = Es; S_BS_A = ss_sigma; The ...
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How can I get Merge to indicate missing values?

Say I have the following code: Merge[{<|"a" -> 1, "b" -> 2|>, <|"a" -> 2, "c" -> 3|>}, Identity] The output is: ...
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Timing: extracting from List VS extracting from Association

I was wondering, why is extracting from an Association slightly faster than extracting from a List? ...
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Building a replacement rule from a pattern, Assocation and RuleDelayed [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a function that builds a replacement rule from a given pattern and I have trouble understanding what's going wrong. After having written most of the question, I see that it got ...
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Fastest way to look up in a list of Associations

Given a list of associations tab where each association has keys {"name", "a", "b"}: ...
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Creating a large surjective dictionary without repeated elements?

I would like to have a surjective dictionary that saves the following associations ...
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Cross-Rearranging parts of nested lists inside list of associations

I have list of associations like this: ...
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Extracting the graph of Keys in nested Associations

Related to this q: Extract all Values from nested Association How to extract the direct graph of all Keys in nested Associations...
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`Transpose` nested `Association`

Say I have a nested Association like this one: ...
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Plotting an association key corresponding to the maximum value

I have an Association <|0->q^2, 1->2p q, 2->p^2|>, where q=1-p. I would like to plot the key (0, 1 or 2) ...
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Rename Keys in Nested Association

I am looking to expand this post, How can a key be renamed in an Association?. I would like a function that automatically replaces any and all keys with the rule. Here is what I have so far ...
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Missing values vanish from expressions with DateObject and slot-lookup?

Missing value vanishes when adding or subtracting DateObject but only when slot-lookup is used, in an Association query: Given ...
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Association lookup in sub-kernel seems slow

While developing a parallel version of some code, I noticed that looking up an item in an association seemed much slower than in the serial version of the code. To show the effect, I created the ...
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How to set parts of Associations “named with” SubValues

Parts of Associations can be set with the following syntax: as = <|"a" -> 10|> <|"a" -> 10|> as["b"] = 20; as ...
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Dataset query for keys of upper levels

Say I have a Dataset like this: dat=Dataset[<|"a" -> 2, "b" -> "y", "c" -> {2, 3}|>] I want to get the keys of upper levels as elements in the ...
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Changing deep parts of expression specified by complex query

asso = <|"x" -> { <|"a" -> 5, "b" -> "y", "c" -> {5, 6, 7}|>, <|"a" -> 6, "b" -> "z", "c" -> {}|>} |> I want to ...
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How to make Cases work with associations?

Consider the following association of associations: ...