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getTransaction() - JPA EntityManager's method

Return the resource-level EntityTransaction object. The EntityTransaction instance may be used serially to begin and commit multiple transactions.
Returns:
EntityTransaction instance
Throws:
IllegalStateException - if invoked on a JTA entity manager
Since:
JPA 1.0

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