jQuery detach() Method

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jQuery detach() Method

The jQuery detach() method removes the set of matched elements from the DOM.

Note: Unlike empty() method, this method removes the element itself, as well as everything inside it.

Note: Unlike remove() method, this method keeps all bound events and jQuery data associated with it.


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remove() vs detach()

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