Unique_ptr in C++

cpp
software-engineering
unique_ptr
smart-pointer
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A unique_ptr is like a normal pointer, except the fact that it "owns" the object to which it points, as mentioned above. The word "unique" in the title refers to the fact that at a time, only one unique_ptr can point to a given object. The object to which it points, is destroyed when the pointer itself is destroyed.

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