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class method

<programming> A kind of method, available in some object-oriented programming languages, that operates on the class as a whole, as opposed to an object method that operates on an object that is an instance of the class.

A typical example of a class method would be one that keeps a count of the number of objects of that class that have been created.



Nearby terms: Classic C Classless Inter-Domain Routing class library class method Class Oriented Ring Associated Language Class-Relation Method Clausal Language