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MethodDefDeclaration.GetParentDefinition Method (Boolean)

When the current method overrides a method in a parent type, returns the overridden method, and specifies whether the method should recurse to the root definition of the method.

Namespace:  PostSharp.Sdk.CodeModel
Assembly:  PostSharp.Compiler.Engine (in PostSharp.Compiler.Engine.dll) Version: (
public MethodDefDeclaration GetParentDefinition(
	bool recursive


Type: System.Boolean
true to return the root definition of the method, false to return the closest parent.

Return Value

Type: MethodDefDeclaration
The overridden method, or nullif the current method does not override any method.
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