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Python min() Function

Python min() function is used to get the smallest element from the collection. This function takes two arguments, first is a collection of elements and second is key and returns the smallest element from the collection.

Signature

Parameters

collection: It is a comma-separated list of elements.

key: Specifies a one-argument ordering function.

Return

It returns the smallest element from the collection.

Let's see some examples of min() function to understand it's functionality.

Python min() Function Example 1

A simple example to get the smallest element from the collection. See the below example.

Output:

325
1000.25

Python min() Function Example 2

Output:

A
[10, 12]

Python min() Function Example 3

Output:

Java
[13, 15]

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