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How to sort a dictionary by values in Python

Tweet By definition, dictionary are not sorted (to speed up access). Let us consider the following dictionary, which stores the age of several persons as values:

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python: how to merge two dictionaries

Tweet Let us suppose two dictionaries storing ages of different individuals:

If you do mind losing the contents of either list1 or list2 variable, you can update one of the other as follows:

Now list1 variable contains:

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