drop_element: Filter Elements in a Vetor

Description Usage Arguments Value Examples

View source: R/drop_element.R

Description

drop_element - Filter to drop the matching elements of a vector.

keep_element - Filter to keep the matching elements of a vector.

Usage

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Arguments

x

A character vector.

pattern

A regex pattern to match for exclusion.

regex

logical. If setting this to TRUE please use drop_element_regex or keep_element_regex directly as this will provide better control and optimization.

...

Other arguments passed to grep if regex. If fixed, then elements to drop/keep.

Value

Returns a vector with matching elements removed.

Examples

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x <- c('dog', 'cat', 'bat', 'dingo', 'dragon', 'dino')
drop_element(x, '^d.+?g')
keep_element(x, '^d.+?g')
drop_element(x, 'at$')
drop_element(x, '^d')
drop_element(x, '\\b(dog|cat)\\b')

drop_element_fixed(x, 'bat', 'cat')
drops <- c('bat', 'cat')
drop_element_fixed(x, drops)

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