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The correct word is??

Steven Broadbent
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Joined: Dec 10, 2002
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What is the correct word to describe all the methods and variables availabe to a class via inheritance etc?
Is it namespace or something like that? I am sure there is a wonderfully useful noun that I am forgetting.

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Gian Franco
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Joined: Dec 16, 2003
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Hi Steven,
All methods and variables of a class are called members,
whether explicitly or implicitly imported (e.g. java.lang.*),
or available from the scope it exists in.
I guess, if inheritance is involved, you could just call
them inherited members.
Gian Franco

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