What is Polymorphism in C++ Programming?

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I need someone who is good at object-oriented programming (OOP) to help me understand the concept of polymorphism as used in C++ programming. Why do I need to understand this concept? How do I develop this understanding and what are some of the benefits of knowing how to use this concept in developing codes?

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What is Polymorphism in C++ Programming?

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The simple phrase that explains polymorphism is "one interface,multiple methods"
Polymorphism helps reduce complexity by allowing the same interface to be used
to  access a general class of actions. It is the compiler's job to select the specific action
(i.e., method) as it applies to each situation. You, the programmer, don't need to do
this selection manually. You need only remember and utilize the general interface.
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