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Hi,
can any one explain me the output?

code:-

output:-
child.eat(j)
child.eat(j)

Thanks...
 
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In the First case- Its a normal behavior
In the Second case- Its an example of Runtime Polymorphism where the actual implementation method invoked would depend on the type of Instance. This has been discussed a lot in JavaRanch. You might try searching for "Runtime Polymorphism" in the forum.
 
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Java looks for object type while calling the method. Here you have created 2 objects of Child class and calling overriden eat() method hence it calls Child class eat() method
 
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Thanks...every body ....

i got it...
 
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