Definition of Refactoring:
In Software Development the refactoring of code means to improve, clarify, and streamline the structure of existing code without affecting its external behavior.
Use of Refactoring:
Refactoring is used in Agile software development to create and maintain code clarity and extensibility.
Benefits of Refactoring:
- Ensures clean and easy to read code.
- Prevents code duplication.
- Helps to identify and fix bugs.
- Makes code easier to maintain and extend.