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Cast objects as different types

Cast objects as different types: Java Essential Training: Objects and APIs
Cast objects as different types: Java Essential Training: Objects and APIs

When you’re working with an inheritance hierarchy, you can treat objects as either their inherent types, or as their superclass types. A shirt is a clothing item. It does everything a clothing item does, but it might do more that’s unique to shirts. To tell your code to treat an object as a particular type, use casting syntax.

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