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The term constructor is used in object-oriented programming (OOP). A constructor is a method that creates an object and/or initializes its attributes. A constructor that creates objects must be defined as a class method

, while theconstructor that initializes only the attributes of an object can also be defined as an instance method

. The opposite mechanism to the constructor is the destructor.

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Englisch: constructor
Updated at: 29.11.2009
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