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  25 
  26 package java.lang.reflect;
  27 
  28 /**
  29  * {@code AnnotatedParameterizedType} represents the potentially annotated use
  30  * of a parameterized type, whose type arguments may themselves represent
  31  * annotated uses of types.
  32  *
  33  * @since 1.8
  34  */
  35 public interface AnnotatedParameterizedType extends AnnotatedType {
  36 
  37     /**
  38      * Returns the potentially annotated actual type arguments of this parameterized type.
  39      *
  40      * @return the potentially annotated actual type arguments of this parameterized type
  41      * @see ParameterizedType#getActualTypeArguments()
  42      */
  43     AnnotatedType[] getAnnotatedActualTypeArguments();
  44 
  45     /**
  46      * Returns the potentially annotated type that this type is a member of, if
  47      * this type represents a nested type. For example, if this type is
  48      * {@code @TA O<T>.I<S>}, return a representation of {@code @TA O<T>}.
  49      *
  50      * <p>Returns {@code null} if this {@code AnnotatedType} represents a
  51      *     top-level type, or a local or anonymous class, or a primitive type, or
  52      *     void.
  53      *
  54      * @return an {@code AnnotatedType} object representing the potentially
  55      *     annotated type that this type is a member of, or {@code null}
  56      * @throws TypeNotPresentException if the owner type
  57      *     refers to a non-existent type declaration
  58      * @throws MalformedParameterizedTypeException if the owner type
  59      *     refers to a parameterized type that cannot be instantiated
  60      *     for any reason
  61      *
  62      * @since 1.9
  63      */
  64     @Override
  65     AnnotatedType getAnnotatedOwnerType();
  66 }