Private/Join-Hashtable.ps1

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function Join-Hashtable {
    <#
    .SYNOPSIS
        Combines multiple hashtables into a single table.
 
    .DESCRIPTION
        Combines multiple hashtables into a single table.
        On multiple identic keys, the last wins.
 
    .EXAMPLE
        PS C:\> Join-Hashtable -Hashtable $Hash1, $Hash2
 
        Merges the hashtables contained in $Hash1 and $Hash2 into a single hashtable.
#>

    [CmdletBinding()]
    Param (
        # The tables to merge.
        [Parameter( Mandatory, ValueFromPipeline )]
        [AllowNull()]
        [System.Collections.IDictionary[]]
        $Hashtable
    )
    begin {
        $table = @{ }
    }

    process {
        foreach ($item in $Hashtable) {
            foreach ($key in $item.Keys) {
                $table[$key] = $item[$key]
            }
        }
    }

    end {
        $table
    }
}