What is meant by Boxing and Unboxing?

The method of converting a value type into a reference type is called as BOXING

int a = 15;
string myString = a.ToString();

The conversion of a reference type into a value type is called as UNBOXING

string str = "15";
int val = int.parse(str);

The method of converting a value type into a reference type is called as BOXING

int a = 15;
string myString = a.ToString();

The conversion of a reference type into a value type is called as UNBOXING

string str = "15";
int val = int.parse(str);
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