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# First non repeating character

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## Problem statement

Ninja is now bored with numbers and is now playing with characters but hates when he gets repeated characters. Ninja is provided a string, and he wants to return the first unique character in the string.The string will contain characters only from the English alphabet set, i.e., ('A' - 'Z') and ('a' - 'z'). If there is no non-repeating character, print the first character of the string. If there is no non-repeating character, return the first character of the string.

Detailed explanation ( Input/output format, Notes, Images )
Constraints:
1 <= T <= 10
1 <= Length of Input String <= 10^4

Time Limit: 1 sec
2
aDcadhc
AabBcC
D
A
##### Explanation for Sample Input 1:
In the first test case, ‘a’ is repeated.’ D’ is the first non-repeating character in the string, so we return it.

In the second test case, all the characters are non-repeating, so we return the first character.
2
ABcd
AAAbcdb
A
c
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