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autoboxed (not comparable)
- (object-oriented programming) Automatically boxed (mapped from a primitive type to a complex object).
2006, Christian Gross, How to code .NET, page 38:
- The error indicates that we cannot typecast and modify data of an autoboxed variable.
2006, David D. Riley, The object of Java, page 484:
- In the second statement the value 85.1 is autoboxed in order to conform to the type of Double.
in object-oriented programming