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Hypothesis: Property-Based Testing for Python

MacIver, David R.; Hatfield-Dodds, Zac; many other contributors

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  <dc:creator>MacIver, David R.</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Hatfield-Dodds, Zac</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>many other contributors</dc:creator>
  <dc:description>This release allows for more precise generation of complex numbers
using "from_dtype()", by supporting the "width", "min_magnitude", and
"min_magnitude" arguments (issue #3468).
Thanks to Felix Divo for this feature!
The canonical version of these notes (with links) is on readthedocs.</dc:description>
  <dc:description>If you use Hypothesis as part of a published research project,
please cite our paper in the Journal of Open Source Software:


MacIver et al., (2019). Hypothesis: A new approach to property-based testing.
Journal of Open Source Software, 4(43), 1891,


  journal = {Journal of Open Source Software},
  doi = {10.21105/joss.01891},
  issn = {2475-9066},
  number = {43},
  publisher = {The Open Journal},
  title = {Hypothesis: A new approach to property-based testing},
  url = {},
  volume = {4},
  author = {MacIver, David and Hatfield-Dodds, Zac and Contributors, Many},
  pages = {1891},
  date = {2019-11-21},
  year = {2019},
  month = {11},
  day = {21},

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you can use the version-specific DOIs we create for each release under</dc:description>
  <dc:title>Hypothesis: Property-Based Testing for Python</dc:title>
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