literal : Java Glossary


literal is an explicit number or string constant used in Java programs. Here is a list of all the variant forms I have found Java to support:

Hex Literals

Learning More

Oracle’s Technote Guide on Java 1.7 binary literals : available:
Oracle’s Technote Guide on Java 1.7 underscores in literals : available:

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