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How to remove certain characters from a string? [Python]

Say i have a string called cool and cool is set to "cool°"

cool = "cool°"

how do i remove the degree symbol from the string?

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xsammy_boi Avatar asked Jan 09 '23 18:01


2 Answers

Since strings are immutable, use the replace function to reassign cool

cool = "cool°"
cool = cool.replace("°","")
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Daniel Avatar answered Jan 11 '23 21:01


If they are at the end of the string use str.rstrip:

cool = "cool°"

cool = cool.rstrip("°")
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Padraic Cunningham Avatar answered Jan 11 '23 20:01

Padraic Cunningham