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The javadoc of ZoneRules.previousTransition() is wrong

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      A DESCRIPTION OF THE PROBLEM :
      The documentation rightly says:

      > Gets the previous transition before the specified instant.

      But then it incorrectly says:

      > This returns details of the previous transition **after** the specified instant

      and

      > Returns: the previous transition **after** the specified instant



      EXPECTED VERSUS ACTUAL BEHAVIOR :
      EXPECTED -
      I expect it to say

      > This returns details of the previous transition before the specified instant

      and

      > Returns: the previous transition before the specified instant
      ACTUAL -
      > This returns details of the previous transition **after** the specified instant

      and

      > Returns: the previous transition **after** the specified instant

      URL OF FAULTY DOCUMENTATION :
      https://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/time/zone/ZoneRules.html#previousTransition-java.time.Instant-

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