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Modeling Cross Cutting Concerns

A cross cutting concern we are talking about here is a problem that has to be solved at multiple, distinct places within the system that have no further connection to each other. It is a cross class-hierarchy and maybe cross-extension problem and can and should not be solved with class abstractions.