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Default for Code Golf: Input/Output methods

Multiple arguments to a function can be taken as a list or tuple instead For example, if you needed to take in two integers as arguments, you can take one argument: a list of both integers. Apparently,...
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Loopholes that are forbidden by default

Using a very high base (like base Graham’s number) in a challenge where you need to output a big number In my answer, I just outputted 10, and claimed it was in base number that is bigger than any ...
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Loopholes that are forbidden by default

Outputting a Lazy list/Lazy data type in fastest-code challenges This just moves the computation to after runtime. For example, in Python, the code: ...
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Loopholes that are forbidden by default

Cracking your own answer (including using an alt account) in a cops-and-robbers challenge. It would just allow you to get a large number of points with no effort! Plus, it doesn’t even make any sense ...
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Loopholes that are forbidden by default

Teaming up in a KOTH Each KOTH bot must try for its own win. If a bot has logic that specifically benefits a different bot, especially a bot by the same author, that wouldn't be fair. Then you could &...

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