absolute path The full path to a directory or file from the root directory. For example, C:\NetBeansProject\SampleProject is an absolute path. The paths ..\ SampleProject or Projects\SampleProject are relative paths.
abstract A modifier that indicates that either a class or a method has some behavior that must be implemented by its subclasses.
access modifiers Modifiers that define the access privileges of interfaces, classes, methods, constructors, and data members. Access modifiers include package-private,
accessor method A method used to return the value of a private field. See also getter.