numpy.core.defchararray.translate(a, table, deletechars=None)[source]

For each element in a, return a copy of the string where all characters occurring in the optional argument deletechars are removed, and the remaining characters have been mapped through the given translation table.

Calls str.translate element-wise.

Parameters :

a : array-like of str or unicode

table : str of length 256

deletechars : str

Returns :

out : ndarray

Output array of str or unicode, depending on input type

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