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Three Sum Closest
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Given an array Arr of N numbers and another number target, find three integers in the array such that the sum is closest to target. Return the sum of the three integers.

Example 1:

N = 6, target = 2
A[] = {-7,9,8,3,1,1}
Output: 2
Explanation: There is one triplet with sum
2 in the array. Triplet elements are -7,8,
1 whose sum is 2.

Example 2:

N = 4, target = 13
A[] = {5,2,7,5}
Output: 14
Explanation: There is one triplet with sum
12 and other with sum 14 in the array.
Triplet elements are 5, 2, 5 and 2, 7, 5
respectively. Since abs(13-12) ==
abs(13-14) maximum triplet sum will be
preferred i.e 14.

Your Task:
Complete threeSumClosest() function and return the expected answer.

NOTE: If their exists more than one answer then return the maximum sum.

Expected Time Complexity: O(N*N).
Expected Auxiliary Space: O(1).

3 ≤ N ≤ 103
-105 ≤ A[i] ≤ 105
1 ≤ target ≤ 105

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