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Collision Resolution by Chaining



Data corresponding to keys with same hash values are stored in a linked list (as shown in the figure above).

Insert = $\Theta(1)$
Search = $\Theta(l)$
where l is the length of the chain
Delete = $\Theta(l)$
for a singly-linked list



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