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Associative lists contain pairs as elements, where the first element
of the pair is considered a key to the second element of the pair.
Therefore the second element of the pair is called the value.
The key is used to search for a certain value. Associative lists
are often used as dictionaries.
Associative Lists in A++
Dictionary or associative list
Georg P. Loczewski