token : Java Glossary


When you break a string up into words, each chunk is called a token. In parsing source Java code a token would be a name, keyword or an operator. java.util.StringTokenizer lets you define your own simple rules for what counts as a new token. For more advanced tokenizing you need a tool like LEX.

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