Try/Catch Error Perf

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Preparation code

<script>
  function tryCatch(undef) {
    try {
      return undef.prop;
    } catch (ex) {
      return null;
    }
  }
  function tryCatchDef(undef) {
    try {
      return undef;
    } catch (ex) {
      return null;
    }
  }

  function ifCheck(undef) {
    if (undef !== undefined) {
      return undef.prop;
    } else {
      return null;
    }
  }
</script>

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Try Catch
tryCatch();
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ifCheck();
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tryCatchDef();
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