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Is it possible to develop AutoCAD add-on applications in Java?

A - answer Yes. Java is not an Autodesk supported platform but you can use a couple of methods to develop Java add-on applications for AutoCAD.

AutoCAD ActiveX® object model (COM) can be used in Java (and Delphi and other) environments.

AJaX Extension is an OpenSource project to integrate Java2 Virtual Machine (JVM) into AutoCAD (also supports Python) - see
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