25 words

entity(cls) - JPA Metamodel's method

Return the metamodel entity type representing the entity.
Parameters:
cls - the type of the represented entity
Returns:
the metamodel entity type
Throws:
IllegalArgumentException - if not an entity
Since:
JPA 2.0

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