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Java Java Objects (Retired) Creating the MVP Storing Guesses

Quick question regarding the "m" in front of our words.

Why do we use them? They mean "member" right? Is it for reference?

2 Answers

It's a convention. It makes it clear that it's an instance/member variable.

Benneth Paredis
Benneth Paredis
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In object-oriented programming, a member variable (sometimes called a member field) is a variable that is associated with a specific object, and accessible for all its methods (member functions).