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Built-in Java Annotations: @Override example


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When we use @Override annotation to a method, it let compiler know that we are overriding it from super class. It is not mandatory to use @Override when you override a method. Incase you are using @Override annotation, and the method signature is not found at super class will results compilation error.


Code:
package com.java2novice.annotations;

public class Animal {

	public void makeSound(){
		
	}
}

class Cat extends Animal{
	
	@Override
	public void makeSound(){
		System.out.println("myyyyyaaawwwwww");
	}
}
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What is java static import?
By using static imports, we can import the static members from a class rather than the classes from a given package. For example, Thread class has static sleep method, below example gives an idea:

import static java.lang.Thread;
public class MyStaticImportTest {
public static void main(String[] a) {
try{
sleep(100);
} catch(Exception ex){

}
}
}
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