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meeta gaur
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I couldn't figure out difference between type parameter and parametrized type.

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Campbell Ritchie

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Have you tried the Java Tutorials? Try the second section about types.
J. Kevin Robbins

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The definitive document on generics can be found here. It's not an easy read, but well worth the effort.

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Jesper de Jong
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A parameterized type is a type that has a type parameter.

Look, for example, at List<T> - List is the parameterized type, and T is its type parameter.

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bit developer

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Visit this link to know more about typed collections.
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