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  25 
  26 package jdk.jfr;
  27 
  28 import java.lang.annotation.ElementType;
  29 import java.lang.annotation.Retention;
  30 import java.lang.annotation.RetentionPolicy;
  31 import java.lang.annotation.Target;
  32 
  33 /**
  34  * Meta annotation, signifies that an annotation represents a content type, such
  35  * as a time span or a frequency.
  36  *
  37  * @since 9
  38  */
  39 @MetadataDefinition
  40 @Label("Content Type")
  41 @Description("Semantic meaning of a value")
  42 @Target(ElementType.ANNOTATION_TYPE)
  43 @Retention(RetentionPolicy.RUNTIME)
  44 public @interface ContentType {
  45 }