base class

base class

(programming)
(Or "superclass") The class from which another class (a "subclass") inherits, the class it is based on.

"base class" is the term used in C++. The objects of the superclass are a superset of the objects of the subclass.

See inheritance.
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L1946 includes approx 300 CY common excavation; 200 CY common borrow (EV); 200 TN aggregate base class 5; 90 LF 8~x7~ precast concrete box culvert CL III; 300 TN granular backfill; 140 TN aggregate bedding (CL-5 fine aggregate); 140 TN aggregate bedding (1.
In order to provide an inductive definition of a class of mathematical entities, one must first define a base class and then stipulate further conditions for inclusion by reference to the properties of members of the base class.
In Figure 8-3, Point is the base class and Point 3D is the derived class.
Many carriers that institute general rate increases also take the opportunity to tweak their base class rates--some to become more competitive and others to cut losses on certain unprofitable lanes, many of which are to small, out-of-the-way towns.
NET Framework Essentials' includes sections on Common Language Runtime (CLR) and Base Class Libraries, ASP.
A (typically abstract) base class, which defines the interface for common responsibilities.
Thus only the base class can be described as having a fixed number of stimuli.
The AVM consists of the AVM Cookbook, a "how-to" guide for getting started, and -- an industry first -- source code for base class libraries, utilities, and implementation examples written in both SystemC and SystemVerilog.
Tenders are invited for Major quantities of work 3,524 ton aggregate surfacing class 1; 485 ton aggregate surfacing class 5; 8,292 ton aggregate base class 5; 16,031 ton type sp 12.
NET assembly format, and explores a number of namespaces within the base class libraries.
4 CY common borrow (CV); 54,810 TN salvaged agg base, placed from stockpile; 54,810 TN salvaged agg base, stockpiled; 17,800 TN aggregate base class 5 mod; 875 LF of RCP sewer Des 3006 CL III; 67.
The GNUStep base class libraries are included with CodeBuilder as a source code compilation example.