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Use Timeit Module

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>>> from timeit import Timer
>>> t = Timer('md5.new("md5 is not safe").digest()', 'import md5')
>>> t.timeit()
2.6892227922821803

Quite useful to compare speed of codes.
Read more here
http://diveintopython.org/performance_tuning/timeit.html
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