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C#, Windows Form - While debugging, what is "owner" in the given context?

Tom Knowlton
Tom Knowlton asked
Last Modified: 2016-09-20
System.Windows.Forms.CheckedListBox.ObjectCollection oc = new CheckedListBox.ObjectCollection(checkedListBoxLinesToProcess);

//********************* this line will not compile because "owner" is not known, yet it shows up in the Watch when debugging
int d = ((((System.Windows.Forms.ListBox)(((System.Windows.Forms.CheckedListBox.ObjectCollection)(oc)).owner))).Items).Count;

What is "owner" ?

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