As a noun iterator
is one which iterates.
As a verb mutating is
As an adjective mutating is
causing or tending to cause mutation.
One which iterates.
(computing) A method capable of performing the same action on every item in a collection.
Causing or tending to cause mutation.
- The mutating process that cells undergo can lead to cancer.
(programming, of an object) Having the ability to make changes to data other than its makeup.
std::sort is a mutating algorithm.
begin() member of
std::string returns a mutating iterator.