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getSupertype() - JPA IdentifiableType's method

Return the identifiable type that corresponds to the most specific mapped superclass or entity extended by the entity or mapped superclass.
supertype of identifiable type or null if no such supertype
JPA 2.0

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Object Relational Mapping (ORM) JPA 2 providers include Hibernate, EclipseLink, TopLink, OpenJPA and DataNucleus.
ObjectDB is not an ORM JPA implementation but an Object Database for Java with built in JPA 2 support.