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Classes used in scattering and gathering sequences.
Scattering consists of partitioning a sequence and sending the various pieces to individual nodes in a cluster.
A class for partitioning a sequence using a map.
Returns the pth partition of q partitions of seq.
The length can be specified as n, otherwise it is the value of len(seq)