Beyond that, this pattern example also shows how to use parentheses to create groups that you can use later. This creates three groups, and the three groups are referred to later in the code after that dateMatcher. To create a Pattern instance we must call the static method. Following example illustrates how to find a digit string from the given alphanumeric string.
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