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Java Packages

A package is used to group related classes.
packages help in avoiding name conflicts

There are two types of packages :

Build-in packages - java API
User-defined packages - Custom packages

Using a java package :

Import keyword is used to import packages in the java program. Example :

1. import java lang * - import
2. import java string - import string from java long
3. s= new java long string ( " Harry " ) - use without importing


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