Date data type
A Java data type used for date-and-time calculations. In Java, the base Date data type, java.util.Date, is a class that encapsulates a millisecond date value from January 1, 1970 00:00:00.000 GMT through the year 8099. This Date class provides accessor methods that support getting and setting the value.
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class, data type, Java, method, value
Contrast with
Time data type, Timestamp data type

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