- All Superinterfaces:
- All Known Implementing Classes:
public interface AssociationType extends PropertyTypeThe type of an association; used to describe kind of relationship between two entities.
The notion of an "association" is similar to that of an association in UML and is used to model a relationship among two attributes. See the javadoc for
Associationfor more info on the semantics of associations.
An association is used to relate one attribute to another. The type of the association specifies the type of the related attribute with the
- Jody Garnett, Refractions Research, Inc., Justin Deoliveira, The Open Planning Project
All Methods Instance Methods Abstract Methods Modifier and Type Method Description
PropertyType.getBinding()which specifies that this method should return
getRelatedType().getBinding(), that is it returns the binding of the related type.
getRelatedType()The attribute type of the related attribute in the association.
AttributeType getRelatedType()The attribute type of the related attribute in the association.
- The type of the related attribute.