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 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
 * you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
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import java.lang.annotation.Annotation;
import java.lang.reflect.Method;

 * An {@literal @}{@link Provides} binding or binding produced by a
 * {@link ModuleAnnotatedMethodScanner}.
 * @since 4.0
 * @author (Sam Berlin)
public interface ProvidesMethodBinding<T> extends HasDependencies {
  /** Returns the method this binding uses. */
  Method getMethod(); 
  /** Returns the instance of the object the method is defined in. */
  Object getEnclosingInstance();
  /** Returns the key of the binding. */
  Key<T> getKey();

   * Returns the annotation that caused this binding to be created. For {@code @Provides} methods,
   * this is an instance of the {@code @Provides} annotation. For bindings from
   * {@link ModuleAnnotatedMethodScanner}, this is the annotation that caused the scanner to produce
   * the binding.
  Annotation getAnnotation();

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