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25  
26  package java.applet;
27  
28  /**
29   * The <code>AudioClip</code> interface is a simple abstraction for
30   * playing a sound clip. Multiple <code>AudioClip</code> items can be
31   * playing at the same time, and the resulting sound is mixed
32   * together to produce a composite.
33   *
34   * @author      Arthur van Hoff
35   * @since       JDK1.0
36   */
37  public interface AudioClip {
38      /**
39       * Starts playing this audio clip. Each time this method is called,
40       * the clip is restarted from the beginning.
41       */
42      void play();
43  
44      /**
45       * Starts playing this audio clip in a loop.
46       */
47      void loop();
48  
49      /**
50       * Stops playing this audio clip.
51       */
52      void stop();
53  }