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    Working with Static Properties on a Class

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    Classes are syntactic sugar over functions and functions are also referred to as "callable" objects. So it is possible to treat a function like an object and give them key / value properties like objects. The static keyword gives us the ability to assign a key / value property to a class itself, not an instance of that class. This lesson will walk you through using the static keyword and even show how to replicate it with regular functions.