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How to pronounce IDLE (Python Interpreter)?

As a Python enthusiast, I've come across many people who are unsure of how to pronounce IDLE, the Python Interpreter. To set the record straight, IDLE is an acronym for Integrated Development and Learning Environment. When pronouncing it, you should say it just like the word "idle," which means not active or in use. So, simply say "idle" with a short "i" sound, followed by a "d" and a long "l." Now you can confidently discuss IDLE without any hesitation on its pronunciation!

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