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       Bio::Search::GenericStatistics - An  object for statistics


         my $void   = $obj->set_statistic("statistic_name","statistic_value");
         my $value  = $obj->get_statistic("statistic_name");


       This is a basic container to hold the statistics returned from a program.


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       The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods.  Internal methods are
       usually preceded with a _

        Title   : get_statistic
        Usage   : $statistic_object->get_statistic($statistic_name);
        Function: Get the value of a statistic named $statistic_name
        Returns : A scalar that should be a string
        Args    : A scalar that should be a string

        Title   : set_statistic
        Usage   : $statistic_object->set_statistic($statistic_name => $statistic_value);
        Function: Set the value of a statistic named $statistic_name to $statistic_value
        Returns : Void
        Args    : A hash containing name=>value pairs

        Title   : available_statistics
        Usage   : my @statnames = $statistic_object->available_statistics
        Function: Returns the names of the available statistics
        Returns : list of available statistic names
        Args    : none