What is Type Inference in Java 8?

A Java compiler can see each method’s invocation and it declaration to determine what are type arguments required for invocation.

By Type Inference, Java can determine the types of the arguments as well as the type of the result being returned.

Type inference algorithm also tries to find the most specific type that can work with all types of arguments.

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