What Is Encapsulation?

January 23, 2023

Encapsulation is a programming process of bundling data and its associated functions into a single unit (like a class in Java). That way, admins restrict direct access to data and ensure access goes through the functions within the class. Encapsulation is a fundamental concept in OOP and the go-to technique for data hiding.

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