OneToMany.targetEntity - JPA annotation element

Annotation Element
Class targetEntity

(Optional) The entity class that is the target of the association. Optional only if the collection property is defined using Java generics. Must be specified otherwise.

Defaults to the parameterized type of the collection when defined using generics.

Default value:
JPA 1.0

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