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B-Tree indexes,
Bitmap indexes,
Partitioned indexes,
Function-based indexes,
Domain indexes

B-Tree indexes


Relational tables,
Object tables,
Temporary tables,
Partitioned tables,
External tables,
Index organized tables

Relational tables,
Temporary tables


BEFORE triggers,
AFTER triggers,
INSTEAD OF triggers,
Database Event triggers

AFTER triggers,
INSTEAD OF triggers


PL/SQL statements,
Java methods,
third-generation language
(3GL) routines

T-SQL statements



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