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Generics erasure

The use of Generics allows a type or method to operate on objects of different┬átypes while providing compile-time type safety. However, the JVM knows nothing about type parameters or generics as the compiler erases type parameters when creating bytecode. According to https://docs.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/java/generics/erasure.html, type erasure aim is “Type erasure ensures that no new classes are created […]