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Lesson 10 - Overloading operators in C++

In the previous lesson, Static Class Members in C++, we introduced static class members in C++. In today's C++ tutorial, we'll talk about overloading operators in C++ and declare some.


What's an operator? Operators are operations that we execute in code using special syntax. You already know almost all the operators - arithmetic operations with numbers, binary operations, increments and many others. We can redefine this special syntax (+, &&, etc) and implement their function for our own data types. For a list of all C++ operators, see


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In this tutorial, we'll look at overloading operators in C++ for our custom objects.

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