_get_meta_table( string $type )

Retrieve the name of the metadata table for the specified object type.

Description Description

Parameters Parameters


(string) (Required) Type of object to get metadata table for (e.g., comment, post, term, or user).

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Return Return

(string|false) Metadata table name, or false if no metadata table exists

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/meta.php

function _get_meta_table( $type ) {
	global $wpdb;

	$table_name = $type . 'meta';

	if ( empty( $wpdb->$table_name ) ) {
		return false;

	return $wpdb->$table_name;

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Version Description
2.9.0 Introduced.

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