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This program uses a set to print all unique words in

   This program is a part of the companion code for Core Java 8th ed.

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import java.util.HashSet;
import java.util.Iterator;
import java.util.Scanner;
import java.util.Set;

 * This program uses a set to print all unique words in
 * @version 1.10 2003-08-02
 * @author Cay Horstmann
public class SetTest
   public static void main(String[] args)
      Set<String> words = new HashSet<String>(); // HashSet implements Set
      long totalTime = 0;

      Scanner in = new Scanner(;
      while (in.hasNext())
         String word =;
         long callTime = System.currentTimeMillis();
         callTime = System.currentTimeMillis() - callTime;
         totalTime += callTime;

      Iterator<String> iter = words.iterator();
      for (int i = 1; i <= 20 && iter.hasNext(); i++)
      System.out.println(". . .");
      System.out.println(words.size() + " distinct words. " + totalTime + " milliseconds.");


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