Java Development Kit


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Java Development Kit

(language, compiler)
(JDK) A free Sun Microsystems product which provides the environment required for programming in Java. The JDK is available for a variety of platforms, but most notably Sun Solaris and Microsoft Windows.

http://java.sun.com/products/jdk/1.1/index.html.

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