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instance of class

mariah noor
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can any buddy give me brief information about instance of class
Bosun Bello
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An instance of a class is the same thing as saying an object of a particular class. The class itself can be considered a template for a particular kind of object. Instances/objects of the class type are created, and they will contain all the components belonging to the class.
I am sure somoene else can add some more...

Bosun

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An instance of a class (an object) exists on the heap and holds the STATE of the instance (the value of it's member fields) at any given time.


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