9.3. List Element Deletion¶
Using slices to delete list elements can be awkward and therefore error-prone.
Python provides an alternative that is more readable.
del statement removes an element from a list by using its position.
As you might expect,
del handles negative indices and causes a runtime
error if the index is out of range. In addition, you can use a slice as an index for
As usual, slices select all the elements up to, but not including, the second index.