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Methods returning objects

 
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I am new to java.
I am unable to understand how methods return objects? Request some to explain with an example and with the outputs.

Thanks a tonne to the respondent and a detailed explaination will be much appreciated.

Sweta
[ December 12, 2008: Message edited by: SwetaSweta Singh ]
 
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Welcome to JavaRanch

All you have to do is to name the kind of Object you are returning. Just like these examples from the Java� Tutorials, only with different return types.
 
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I would say that methods don't really return objects. They return references to objects. It's kind of like saying "Where do you live", and I give you my address. I don't give you my actual house.
 
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