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Create A Date With The Date Sigil

Elixir 1.3 introduced a new sigil for creating dates, ~D. It works in the same way as Date's new/3 function producing the Date struct with each of the date parts.

> ~D[2016-01-01]
> ~D[2016-01-01].year
> ~D[2016-01-01].month
> ~D[2016-01-01].day
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