How to Read All Lines of a File in a Python One-Liner?

Say your file is stored in file ‘’. Now, you can open the file, read all lines, get rid of leading and trailing whitespace characters, and store the result in a Python list in a single line of code. Here’s the code:

print([line.strip() for line in open("")])

Python is beautiful! 😍

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