Create dict() from string

Convert


astring="{'a': 'apple', 'b': 'bat', 'c': 'cat'}"

into a dictionary:

dictionary ={ 'a': 'apple', 'b': 'bat', 'c': 'cat' }

to do this:


dictionary = eval(astring)


					
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