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ElementCollection.targetClass - JPA annotation element

Annotation Element
javax.persistence.ElementCollection
Class targetClass

(Optional) The basic or embeddable class that is the element type of the collection. This element is optional only if the collection field or property is defined using Java generics, and must be specified otherwise. It defaults to the paramterized type of the collection when defined using generics.
Default value:
void.class
Since:
JPA 2.0

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