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Given a string s. In one step you can insert any character at any index of the string.

Return the minimum number of steps to make s palindrome.

Palindrome String is one that reads the same backward as well as forward.


Example 1:

Input: s = "zzazz"
Output: 0
Explanation: The string "zzazz" is already palindrome we don't need any insertions.

Example 2:

Input: s = "mbadm"
Output: 2
Explanation: String can be "mbdadbm" or "mdbabdm".

Example 3:

Input: s = "leetcode"
Output: 5
Explanation: Inserting 5 characters the string becomes "leetcodocteel".

Example 4:

Input: s = "g"
Output: 0

Example 5:

Input: s = "no"
Output: 1



  • 1 <= s.length <= 500
  • All characters of s are lower case English letters.

class Solution { public int minInsertions(String s) { } }