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Practical, pragmatic feedback is that you use what works. Polymorphism and inheritance aren't needed for everything, but they can make some things easier to do. If an application has no polymorphism or explicit inheritance, does that mean it is not object oriented? It depends. Unlike a language where the advanced concepts may not be useful for what you are doing, you can have an object-based application that otherwise follows object-oriented design without polymorphism. Does it matter that you call it object oriented?

Too many software development concepts are treated more like a religion than a tool set to accomplish a goal. I currently work in an application where inheritance is used to an extreme and it works well. I don't even think about it, but I can see how it could be written completely differently without inheritance and still work. I wouldn't want to try though.
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