Basics of delegate : C#


A delegate, which is also known as function pointer in C/C++, is reference type that used to hold the reference of method with specific signature, and invoke method through the delegate instance.
In .Net Delegate types are sealed and immutable type.

Types of Delegates

There are three types of delegates that can be used in C#.

  • Single Delegate
  • Multicast Delegate
  • Generic Delegate

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