org.jscience.measure
Class Identification

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.jscience.measure.Identification
All Implemented Interfaces:
java.io.Serializable
Direct Known Subclasses:
ISBNIdentification

public abstract class Identification
extends java.lang.Object
implements java.io.Serializable

A class representing an abstract way to identify something

See Also:
Serialized Form

Constructor Summary
Identification()
           
 
Method Summary
abstract  boolean equals(java.lang.Object object)
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abstract  java.lang.String getDescription()
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abstract  java.lang.String toString()
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Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

Identification

public Identification()
Method Detail

getDescription

public abstract java.lang.String getDescription()
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Returns:
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toString

public abstract java.lang.String toString()
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Overrides:
toString in class java.lang.Object
Returns:
DOCUMENT ME!

equals

public abstract boolean equals(java.lang.Object object)
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Overrides:
equals in class java.lang.Object
Parameters:
object - DOCUMENT ME!
Returns:
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