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    How do you say the word...

    Some words we pronounce differently. Let's get a consensus on some of these. For instance, how do you say the word "orange".

    I feel like I usually say it with no semblance of an "A" (ornge), but others pronounce it quite precisely (or-ange) or turn the "O" into an "Ah" sound (Ahrnge).

    Where do we all fall on this?

    Other words include:

    data (day-tuh, dah-tuh, day-ter [for you aussies]) for example.
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    Wed-nes-day vs. Whens-day. I can't recall the last time I've heard it pronounced the first way, except maybe in a satirical manner.

    Edit: for me, "or-uhnge" and "day-tuh."
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    The one my family gets me with is almond. I say all-mond. Relatives in the central valley of California say am-ond.

    I am more of an or-ange guy, but not a ton of emphasis on the a.

    I only say Wed-nes-day in my head as I spell it, never out loud. Same thing with Feb-r-uary

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    ^Yup, February. For me, "Feb-you-ary." I've heard it pronounced, "Feb-yee-ary."
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    How about 'hyperbole'?

    Hyper-bowl or hyper-bowel?

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    you know the part in dictionaries where pronunciation is explained ?

    I use that instead of gibberish.


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    I found this helpful:

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    Quote Originally Posted by 127.0.0.1 View Post
    you know the part in dictionaries where pronunciation is explained ?

    I use that instead of gibberish.


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    K bb. This ain't really about what's proper, but what's said. You default to whatever Merriam-Webster Dictionary says. Cool you never need to post in this thread again! Very efficient and concise answer. I applaud your forethought. What's more, you know twat rhymes with cat!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Carl Mega View Post
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    Familiar

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cornfield View Post
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    Nope, not gonna. If I say it my way, I sound like a politician.
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    I grew up in orange groves and citrus belt in Southern California and have never heard anyone pronounce the word with a A.

    What I find funny, is one state away completly different word are used. Canopy instead of camper shell. Pop instead of Coke, or some regions use the word soda.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Vader View Post
    I grew up in orange groves and citrus belt in Southern California and have never heard anyone pronounce the word with a A.

    What I find funny, is one state away completly different word are used. Canopy instead of camper shell. Pop instead of Coke, or some regions use the word soda.
    Hmm... None of the extreme usage of "sodee pop"?
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    As an ESL dude, I can't pronounce..

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    Quote Originally Posted by jcd46 View Post
    As an ESL dude, I can't pronounce..

    Baton Rouge.
    I'm guessing most EFL can't either...

    For example, a street near me. Chouteau. If you say it like "sho doh" nobody knows where you're at.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NDD View Post
    K bb. This ain't really about what's proper, but what's said. You default to whatever Merriam-Webster Dictionary says. Cool you never need to post in this thread again! Very efficient and concise answer. I applaud your forethought. What's more, you know twat rhymes with cat!
    I don't follow punctuation and grammar rules, so it balances

    but when my cake hole farts out english language, it is proper english pronunciation

    and who brought up Merriam Webster ? ...making up stuff no one wrote or mentioned...I use IPA
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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
    Wed-nes-day vs. Whens-day. I can't recall the last time I've heard it pronounced the first way, except maybe in a satirical manner.

    Edit: for me, "or-uhnge" and "day-tuh."
    Same for me on orange and data, but I call it "winsday".
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    Quote Originally Posted by 127.0.0.1 View Post
    I don't follow punctuation and grammar rules, so it balances

    but when my cake hole farts out english language, it is proper english pronunciation

    and who brought up Merriam Webster ? ...making up stuff no one wrote or mentioned...I use IPA
    I thought M-W had the pronunciations in IPA next to the words?
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    Waa-der, it's about the only word in my vocab when someone will ask me where I'm from. Yous guys enunciate the T....watt-er? I always feel like I'm pronouncing it the same as anybody else.

    I was schooled on Ourygun VS Oregone as soon as I moved here. Now it sounds weird when I hear someone say Oregone. Here in the PNW people have a tendency to carry their vowels, especially O's and U's. Not a big fan if being honest. Kinda reminiscent of southern draw.

    What I find is the words people use vs how they say them. For example if you say "pardon" in place of "I didn't catch that", "oops", "sorry", or "excuse me" we'll probably not get along, you mutt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WHALENARD View Post
    What I find is the words people use vs how they say them. For example if you say "pardon" in place of "I didn't catch that", "oops", "sorry", or "excuse me" we'll probably not get along, you mutt.

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    Ah! I find it sad that saying "ope" instead of oops or pardon me has suddenly become a meme. I wish I could stop saying it, but today at the hardware store with a big cart full of lumber I was all "ope, sorry, excuse me", "ope you go ahead, your fine", etc.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WHALENARD View Post
    Waa-der, it's about the only word in my vocab when someone will ask me where I'm from. Yous guys enunciate the T....watt-er? I always feel like I'm pronouncing it the same as anybody else.

    I was schooled on Ourygun VS Oregone as soon as I moved here. Now it sounds weird when I hear someone say Oregone. Here in the PNW people have a tendency to carry their vowels, especially O's and U's. Not a big fan if being honest. Kinda reminiscent of southern draw.

    What I find is the words people use vs how they say them. For example if you say "pardon" in place of "I didn't catch that", "oops", "sorry", or "excuse me" we'll probably not get along, you mutt.

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    I have unique circumstance. My fiance is Irish but went to school in a Catholic convent in London so she speaks perfect posh English and doesnt sound Irish at all, but the Irish slang comes out enough that I have an app on my phone to decipher it.

    On the other hand, I'm well educated, but raised in So Cal, and still use surf and skate speak cultivated in the 80's. The first time she heard me use the word aggro, she said, "What the feck was that word you just used?"
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    Quote Originally Posted by NDD View Post
    Ah! I find it sad that saying "ope" instead of oops or pardon me has suddenly become a meme. I wish I could stop saying it, but today at the hardware store with a big cart full of lumber I was all "ope, sorry, excuse me", "ope you go ahead, your fine", etc.
    I do the same on the ope but kinda more of a quick whoop from the throat. You know like when you're at a party and you accidentally kicked over somebody's rogue toddler...whoop, sorry bout that. Still awkward though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DIRTJUNKIE View Post
    Every word I pronounce is pronounced the correct way.
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    Brought up in the West, I thought it was funny how Easterners pronounce the states Color-ah-do and Nev-ah-da.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BALE View Post
    Brought up in the West, I thought it was funny how Easterners pronounce the states Color-ah-do and Nev-ah-da.
    You might really laugh at the way we pronounce the town Nevada, Missouri. Neh-vay-dah
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    Ay-kurn. Acorn. Like the nut off an oak tree. Even the locals can’t understand my speak sometimes lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
    Jag-wahr? Jag-wire? Jag-yoo-are?
    Third one is the actual correct way, but I still say Jag-Wire.
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    Third one is the actual correct way, but I still say Jag-Wire.
    Is that Jagwire on your bike?
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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
    La Jolla. La Hoya.
    Out here in KS it's Elda-raydo instead of El-da-raw-do. They would pronounce the J in La Jolla for sure; La-Jo-la.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cornfield View Post
    Is that Jagwire on your bike?
    In fact, the housings ARE jagwire. And that is correct.

    For the car, it's actually pronounced jag-u-ire, but they'll always be Jagwires to me.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cornfield View Post
    They would pronounce the J in La Jolla for sure; La-Jo-la.
    So like Elka-John, vs. Elka-Hone (El Cajon).

    Edit: When my daughter was playing club volleyball we'd drive out to the gym off of Jamacha Rd. The Google Maps directions would call out "Ja-Matcha Road" (it's pronounced "Hamma-Shaw"). We'd get a good laugh out of that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WHALENARD View Post
    Here in the PNW people have a tendency to carry their vowels, especially O's and U's. Not a big fan if being honest. Kinda reminiscent of southern draw.
    Oh, so they remind you of it being pronounced coorectedly.

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    What I find is the words people use vs how they say them. For example if you say "pardon" in place of "I didn't catch that", "oops", "sorry", or "excuse me" we'll probably not get along, you mutt.

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    I had a roommate from Louisiana who said that. It's a French thing.
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    How do you pronounce this?

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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
    Jag-wahr? Jag-wire? Jag-yoo-are?
    There was an ad for a Massachusetts dealership where the guy pronounced it: "Jaggier."

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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
    So like Elka-John, vs. Elka-Hone (El Cajon).
    El Dorado is clearly two words, and I have no idea why the A isn't pronounced as an ah sound, and it's all said as one word; Eldaraydo.

    They'd probably say El Cajun, lol!
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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
    So like Elka-John, vs. Elka-Hone (El Cajon).

    Edit: When my daughter was playing club volleyball we'd drive out to the gym off of Jamacha Rd. The Google Maps directions would call out "Ja-Matcha Road" (it's pronounced "Hamma-Shaw"). We'd get a good laugh out of that.
    I once had a Magellan GPS tell me to "turn left onto Harborside Doctor." It was Harborside Drive.

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    Knock that shit off Hawg and give us a word.

    Tournament. I say turn ah munt. Some say torn a mint.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tvrbob86 View Post
    I once had a Magellan GPS tell me to "turn left onto Harborside Doctor." It was Harborside Drive.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Finch Platte View Post
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    My dad says "children" as "chiren". Apparently it is a south Georgia thing, where he grew up.

    As a Southerner, I say "y'all". When I lived in Philly, the locals said "you guys" or "youse" or sometimes further out a bit "you ins" (you ones?). But I guess that's not really a pronunciation thing, just shows the English language is missing a word.
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    I once dated a girl who made it clear a second date hinged upon how I pronounced nuclear...new-clee-er. Must be correct because I dated her sox off for the proceeding 3 years.

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    When I take a quick glance at the thread title I see 'sword'.

    soard, s-word, sord, sweord, ?
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    I once dated a girl who made it clear a second date hinged upon how I pronounced nuclear...new-clee-er. Must be correct because I dated her sox off for the proceeding 3 years.

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    Craig pronounced like the following
    Creg
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    Aluminium
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    Quote Originally Posted by NDD View Post
    Some words we pronounce differently. Let's get a consensus on some of these. For instance, how do you say the word "orange".

    I feel like I usually say it with no semblance of an "A" (ornge), but others pronounce it quite precisely (or-ange) or turn the "O" into an "Ah" sound (Ahrnge).

    Where do we all fall on this?

    Other words include:

    data (day-tuh, dah-tuh, day-ter [for you aussies]) for example.
    Or dah-tah for us Aussies.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mudguard View Post
    Craig pronounced like the following
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    Quote Originally Posted by emu26 View Post
    Or dah-tah for us Aussies.
    Nah you guys just don't realize it when you add an R to the end of a word. I went my whole Master's degree with my advisor pronouncing my name with an R at the end. You can't convince me otherwise.
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    Quote Originally Posted by emu26 View Post
    Or dah-tah for us Aussies.
    Quote Originally Posted by emu26 View Post
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    finally someone saying stuff right
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    Quote Originally Posted by emu26 View Post
    Or dah-tah for us Aussies.
    Or "da-da" for us Kiwis...

    One thing I notice when I visit the US is how lazily we speak (and fast too). R-syllables? Don't need em, T's are mostly optional too or can be substituted with a D as in the above example. Anything with more than two syllables can be abbreviated by mumbling a little.
    When my sister moved to Colorado she had to retrain herself to pronounce her name as "ClaiRRR" rather than "Claiaah" as we tend to say here, people kept thinking she was named "Leah" or "Clear"...

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    Nah you guys just don't realize it when you add an R to the end of a word. I went my whole Master's degree with my advisor pronouncing my name with an R at the end. You can't convince me otherwise.
    I had an engineering prof pronounce "impedance" as "imp-i-dense" (sounded like "impotence").
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    Quote Originally Posted by net wurker View Post
    Same for me on orange and data, but I call it "winsday".
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    Quote Originally Posted by NDD View Post
    Nah you guys just don't realize it when you add an R to the end of a word. I went my whole Master's degree with my advisor pronouncing my name with an R at the end. You can't convince me otherwise.
    What you haven't understood is that we pronounce "ah" as "r". When you get that you realise that "tah" for us is pronounced the same as "tar" but spelt with the "h". So "tah" as in "thanks" is spelt "tah" not "tar".

    I hope you are now beginning to understand.

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    I'm surprised I haven'y yet seen

    "Mars -dah" for Maz-da

    I had no idea what my mate American mate was talking about when he told me he had bought a new Mars Dah. There is no r before the z nor is there an e after the last a so both a's should be sharp / harsh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by David R View Post
    Or "da-da" for us Kiwis...

    One thing I notice when I visit the US is how lazily we speak (and fast too). R-syllables? Don't need em, T's are mostly optional too or can be substituted with a D as in the above example. Anything with more than two syllables can be abbreviated by mumbling a little.
    When my sister moved to Colorado she had to retrain herself to pronounce her name as "ClaiRRR" rather than "Claiaah" as we tend to say here, people kept thinking she was named "Leah" or "Clear"...
    and ever sentence ends with an "a" or a "bro" and sometimes an "a bro"

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    Quote Originally Posted by emu26 View Post
    and ever sentence ends with an "a" or a "bro" and sometimes an "a bro"
    Yeah, nah, thats accurate eh.

    I've gotta admit you guys are way better at developing slang than us.
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    Is it just me Leopold, or are you just a hair past soused tonight?
    Been away from these forums for a few weeks so in a big goddamn hurry to make up for lost time.
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    You can tell a person is from out of town with that one. Plus they are usually getting their picture taken infront of one.

    Went to Hawaii with my in laws. I had to keep telling my father in law it's pronounced "Huh wah ee". He would say har why we.

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    Ex trward in air eee
    That’s how I pronounce it.
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    Is it just me Leopold, or are you just a hair past soused tonight?
    He was rattling a comment or two in every thread within seconds of each other. At one point I noticed the front page had his last response being the last respond in nine threads. Lol
    I even did a screen shot for giggles but my iPad is full and it didn’t download.
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    The one my family gets me with is almond.* I say all-mond.* Relatives in the central valley of California say am-ond.

    I am more of an or-ange guy, but not a ton of emphasis on the a.

    I only say Wed-nes-day in my head as I spell it, never out loud.* Same thing with Feb-r-uary
    I was told, back when I lived in the Central Valley, that they are all-monds whilst on the tree but ah-monds after harvest.* It's because the tree-vibrating harvester shakes the L out of 'em.

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    Alabama: adds an "R" ...Toyota=Toyoter
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    Good thing your relationship wasn't dependant upon your proper use of the word, proceeding.
    Ha, true. I like to take liberties with the meaning of just about everything.

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    Boston: drops the "R" ... car=cah

    Alabama: adds an "R" ...Toyota=Toyoter
    The economy of the letter R is a zero sum game. Those 'bammers took it.
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    I think this fits nicely here.
    Is this photoshopped? I hope so. However, the kind of person that flies the union and rebel flag simultaneously may not know the difference between "no" and "know" or "rights" plural, "right's" possessive, or "rights'" plural possessive, as the two flags together indicates a cognitive defect in the ability to differentiate objects and ideas.
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    The wrong grammar was used, but I am amazed the words are spelled correctly.
    I know no one got hurt during this statement.
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    Milk vs melk
    Pillow vs pellow

    Or, ignorant pronunciations such as 'excedra' for 'etc.', which make the speaker appear of lower learning ability.

    And, you have regional dialects to boot.
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    Know a girl who says "bags" like "behgs". Say what?

    I remember working the Farmer's Market as a kid, old ladies asking for a box of "japapeenos".
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    I remember working the Farmer's Market as a kid, old ladies asking for a box of "japapeenos".
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    Jalapeño
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    Some words we pronounce differently. Let's get a consensus on some of these. For instance, how do you say the word "orange".

    I feel like I usually say it with no semblance of an "A" (ornge), but others pronounce it quite precisely (or-ange) or turn the "O" into an "Ah" sound (Ahrnge).


    Where do we all fall on this?

    Other words include:

    data (day-tuh, dah-tuh, day-ter [for you aussies]) for example.
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    I've never heard it pronounced quite like that.

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    I found this helpful:

    I bet you had to practice on that one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by the one ring View Post
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    I've never heard it pronounced quite like that.

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    Hallowed Penis

    Great name for a band, BRB.
    Halloweiner and the Ding Dong Ditchers

    More needlessly obscure:

    Halloweiner and the Big Dong Itchers.

    Wait, what?
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