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07 Apr 2016
The significance of soils and soil science towards realization of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
Saskia D. Keesstra, Johan Bouma, Jakob Wallinga, Pablo Tittonell, Pete Smith, Artemi Cerdà, Luca Montanarella, John N. Quinton, Yakov Pachepsky, Wim H. van der Putten, Richard D. Bardgett, Simon Moolenaar, Gerben Mol, Boris Jansen, and Louise O. Fresco
SOIL, 2, 111–128, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-111-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-111-2016, 2016 | 9,319 views
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11 Mar 2015
The soil N cycle: new insights and key challenges
J. W. van Groenigen, D. Huygens, P. Boeckx, Th. W. Kuyper, I. M. Lubbers, T. Rütting, and P. M. Groffman
SOIL, 1, 235–256, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-235-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-235-2015, 2015 | 8,331 views
16 Jan 2015
The interdisciplinary nature of SOIL
E. C. Brevik, A. Cerdà, J. Mataix-Solera, L. Pereg, J. N. Quinton, J. Six, and K. Van Oost
SOIL, 1, 117–129, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-117-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-117-2015, 2015 | 7,361 views
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29 Feb 2016
World's soils are under threat
Luca Montanarella, Daniel Jon Pennock, Neil McKenzie, Mohamed Badraoui, Victor Chude, Isaurinda Baptista, Tekalign Mamo, Martin Yemefack, Mikha Singh Aulakh, Kazuyuki Yagi, Suk Young Hong, Pisoot Vijarnsorn, Gan-Lin Zhang, Dominique Arrouays, Helaina Black, Pavel Krasilnikov, Jaroslava Sobocká, Julio Alegre, Carlos Roberto Henriquez, Maria de Lourdes Mendonça-Santos, Miguel Taboada, David Espinosa-Victoria, Abdullah AlShankiti, Sayed Kazem AlaviPanah, Elsiddig Ahmed El Mustafa Elsheikh, Jon Hempel, Marta Camps Arbestain, Freddy Nachtergaele, and Ronald Vargas
SOIL, 2, 79–82, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-79-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-79-2016, 2016 | 7,247 views
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01 Mar 2017
Soil conservation in the 21st century: why we need smart agricultural intensification
Gerard Govers, Roel Merckx, Bas van Wesemael, and Kristof Van Oost
SOIL, 3, 45–59, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-45-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-45-2017, 2017 | 6,764 views
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05 Feb 2015
Permafrost soils and carbon cycling
C. L. Ping, J. D. Jastrow, M. T. Jorgenson, G. J. Michaelson, and Y. L. Shur
SOIL, 1, 147–171, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-147-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-147-2015, 2015 | 6,203 views
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06 Jan 2015
The past, present, and future of soils and human health studies
E. C. Brevik and T. J. Sauer
SOIL, 1, 35–46, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-35-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-35-2015, 2015 | 5,862 views
16 Apr 2015
Global distribution of soil organic carbon – Part 1: Masses and frequency distributions of SOC stocks for the tropics, permafrost regions, wetlands, and the world
M. Köchy, R. Hiederer, and A. Freibauer
SOIL, 1, 351–365, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-351-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-351-2015, 2015 | 5,524 views
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15 Mar 2018
A systemic approach for modeling soil functions
Hans-Jörg Vogel, Stephan Bartke, Katrin Daedlow, Katharina Helming, Ingrid Kögel-Knabner, Birgit Lang, Eva Rabot, David Russell, Bastian Stößel, Ulrich Weller, Martin Wiesmeier, and Ute Wollschläger
SOIL, 4, 83–92, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-83-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-83-2018, 2018 | 5,223 views
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15 Jan 2019
Global meta-analysis of the relationship between soil organic matter and crop yields
Emily E. Oldfield, Mark A. Bradford, and Stephen A. Wood
SOIL, 5, 15–32, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-15-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-15-2019, 2019 | 4,712 views
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19 Nov 2015
Biogeochemical cycles and biodiversity as key drivers of ecosystem services provided by soils
P. Smith, M. F. Cotrufo, C. Rumpel, K. Paustian, P. J. Kuikman, J. A. Elliott, R. McDowell, R. I. Griffiths, S. Asakawa, M. Bustamante, J. I. House, J. Sobocká, R. Harper, G. Pan, P. C. West, J. S. Gerber, J. M. Clark, T. Adhya, R. J. Scholes, and M. C. Scholes
SOIL, 1, 665–685, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-665-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-665-2015, 2015 | 4,582 views
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25 Oct 2016
Leaf waxes in litter and topsoils along a European transect
Imke K. Schäfer, Verena Lanny, Jörg Franke, Timothy I. Eglinton, Michael Zech, Barbora Vysloužilová, and Roland Zech
SOIL, 2, 551–564, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-551-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-551-2016, 2016 | 4,170 views
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22 Jun 2015
Integrated soil fertility management in sub-Saharan Africa: unravelling local adaptation
B. Vanlauwe, K. Descheemaeker, K. E. Giller, J. Huising, R. Merckx, G. Nziguheba, J. Wendt, and S. Zingore
SOIL, 1, 491–508, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-491-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-491-2015, 2015 | 4,133 views
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04 Jul 2016
The impact of ancestral heath management on soils and landscapes: a reconstruction based on paleoecological analyses of soil records in the central and southeastern Netherlands
Marieke Doorenbosch and Jan M. van Mourik
SOIL, 2, 311–324, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-311-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-311-2016, 2016 | 3,601 views
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13 Aug 2015
Case studies of soil in art
C. Feller, E. R. Landa, A. Toland, and G. Wessolek
SOIL, 1, 543–559, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-543-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-543-2015, 2015 | 3,575 views
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20 Feb 2015
Eddy covariance for quantifying trace gas fluxes from soils
W. Eugster and L. Merbold
SOIL, 1, 187–205, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-187-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-187-2015, 2015 | 3,544 views
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13 Mar 2017
Soil organic carbon stocks are systematically overestimated by misuse of the parameters bulk density and rock fragment content
Christopher Poeplau, Cora Vos, and Axel Don
SOIL, 3, 61–66, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-61-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-61-2017, 2017 | 3,503 views
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24 Apr 2015
Soil surface roughness: comparing old and new measuring methods and application in a soil erosion model
L. M. Thomsen, J. E. M. Baartman, R. J. Barneveld, T. Starkloff, and J. Stolte
SOIL, 1, 399–410, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-399-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-399-2015, 2015 | 3,486 views
16 Mar 2015
A meta-analysis of soil biodiversity impacts on the carbon cycle
M.-A. de Graaff, J. Adkins, P. Kardol, and H. L. Throop
SOIL, 1, 257–271, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-257-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-257-2015, 2015 | 3,390 views
06 Feb 2015
Identification of sensitive indicators to assess the interrelationship between soil quality, management practices and human health
R. Zornoza, J. A. Acosta, F. Bastida, S. G. Domínguez, D. M. Toledo, and A. Faz
SOIL, 1, 173–185, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-173-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-173-2015, 2015 | 3,381 views
26 Jan 2015
The fate of seeds in the soil: a review of the influence of overland flow on seed removal and its consequences for the vegetation of arid and semiarid patchy ecosystems
E. Bochet
SOIL, 1, 131–146, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-131-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-131-2015, 2015 | 3,377 views
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06 Jan 2015
Soil properties and pre-Columbian settlement patterns in the Monumental Mounds Region of the Llanos de Moxos, Bolivian Amazon
U. Lombardo, S. Denier, and H. Veit
SOIL, 1, 65–81, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-65-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-65-2015, 2015 | 3,264 views
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04 Mar 2015
Comparison of spatial association approaches for landscape mapping of soil organic carbon stocks
B. A. Miller, S. Koszinski, M. Wehrhan, and M. Sommer
SOIL, 1, 217–233, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-217-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-217-2015, 2015 | 3,215 views
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01 Nov 2016
Soil fauna: key to new carbon models
Juliane Filser, Jack H. Faber, Alexei V. Tiunov, Lijbert Brussaard, Jan Frouz, Gerlinde De Deyn, Alexei V. Uvarov, Matty P. Berg, Patrick Lavelle, Michel Loreau, Diana H. Wall, Pascal Querner, Herman Eijsackers, and Juan José Jiménez
SOIL, 2, 565–582, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-565-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-565-2016, 2016 | 3,046 views
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10 Jan 2018
Evaluation of digital soil mapping approaches with large sets of environmental covariates
Madlene Nussbaum, Kay Spiess, Andri Baltensweiler, Urs Grob, Armin Keller, Lucie Greiner, Michael E. Schaepman, and Andreas Papritz
SOIL, 4, 1–22, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-1-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-1-2018, 2018 | 2,759 views
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01 Aug 2018
No silver bullet for digital soil mapping: country-specific soil organic carbon estimates across Latin America
Mario Guevara, Guillermo Federico Olmedo, Emma Stell, Yusuf Yigini, Yameli Aguilar Duarte, Carlos Arellano Hernández, Gloria E. Arévalo, Carlos Eduardo Arroyo-Cruz, Adriana Bolivar, Sally Bunning, Nelson Bustamante Cañas, Carlos Omar Cruz-Gaistardo, Fabian Davila, Martin Dell Acqua, Arnulfo Encina, Hernán Figueredo Tacona, Fernando Fontes, José Antonio Hernández Herrera, Alejandro Roberto Ibelles Navarro, Veronica Loayza, Alexandra M. Manueles, Fernando Mendoza Jara, Carolina Olivera, Rodrigo Osorio Hermosilla, Gonzalo Pereira, Pablo Prieto, Iván Alexis Ramos, Juan Carlos Rey Brina, Rafael Rivera, Javier Rodríguez-Rodríguez, Ronald Roopnarine, Albán Rosales Ibarra, Kenset Amaury Rosales Riveiro, Guillermo Andrés Schulz, Adrian Spence, Gustavo M. Vasques, Ronald R. Vargas, and Rodrigo Vargas
SOIL, 4, 173–193, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-173-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-173-2018, 2018 | 2,721 views
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21 Apr 2015
A new synthesis for terrestrial nitrogen inputs
B. Z. Houlton and S. L. Morford
SOIL, 1, 381–397, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-381-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-381-2015, 2015 | 2,700 views
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04 Jan 2017
Greater soil carbon stocks and faster turnover rates with increasing agricultural productivity
Jonathan Sanderman, Courtney Creamer, W. Troy Baisden, Mark Farrell, and Stewart Fallon
SOIL, 3, 1–16, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-1-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-1-2017, 2017 | 2,664 views
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17 Mar 2015
The use of soil electrical resistivity to monitor plant and soil water relationships in vineyards
L. Brillante, O. Mathieu, B. Bois, C. van Leeuwen, and J. Lévêque
SOIL, 1, 273–286, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-273-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-273-2015, 2015 | 2,661 views
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27 Aug 2015
SF3M software: 3-D photo-reconstruction for non-expert users and its application to a gully network
C. Castillo, M. R. James, M. D. Redel-Macías, R. Pérez, and J. A. Gómez
SOIL, 1, 583–594, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-583-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-583-2015, 2015 | 2,658 views
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08 Sep 2015
Can we manipulate root system architecture to control soil erosion?
A. Ola, I. C. Dodd, and J. N. Quinton
SOIL, 1, 603–612, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-603-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-603-2015, 2015 | 2,617 views
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21 Apr 2016
Organic wastes from bioenergy and ecological sanitation as a soil fertility improver: a field experiment in a tropical Andosol
Ariane Krause, Thomas Nehls, Eckhard George, and Martin Kaupenjohann
SOIL, 2, 147–162, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-147-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-147-2016, 2016 | 2,576 views
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10 Oct 2016
Knowledge needs, available practices, and future challenges in agricultural soils
Georgina Key, Mike G. Whitfield, Julia Cooper, Franciska T. De Vries, Martin Collison, Thanasis Dedousis, Richard Heathcote, Brendan Roth, Shamal Mohammed, Andrew Molyneux, Wim H. Van der Putten, Lynn V. Dicks, William J. Sutherland, and Richard D. Bardgett
SOIL, 2, 511–521, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-511-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-511-2016, 2016 | 2,526 views
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24 Aug 2015
A call for international soil experiment networks for studying, predicting, and managing global change impacts
M. S. Torn, A. Chabbi, P. Crill, P. J. Hanson, I. A. Janssens, Y. Luo, C. H. Pries, C. Rumpel, M. W. I. Schmidt, J. Six, M. Schrumpf, and B. Zhu
SOIL, 1, 575–582, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-575-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-575-2015, 2015 | 2,506 views
05 Jan 2015
Carbon nanomaterials in clean and contaminated soils: environmental implications and applications
M. J. Riding, F. L. Martin, K. C. Jones, and K. T. Semple
SOIL, 1, 1–21, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-1-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-1-2015, 2015 | 2,460 views
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25 Apr 2016
Effect of grassland cutting frequency on soil carbon storage – a case study on public lawns in three Swedish cities
C. Poeplau, H. Marstorp, K. Thored, and T. Kätterer
SOIL, 2, 175–184, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-175-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-175-2016, 2016 | 2,437 views
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06 Jan 2015
Quantifying soil and critical zone variability in a forested catchment through digital soil mapping
M. Holleran, M. Levi, and C. Rasmussen
SOIL, 1, 47–64, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-47-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-47-2015, 2015 | 2,436 views
18 Mar 2015
An overview of the recent approaches to terroir functional modelling, footprinting and zoning
E. Vaudour, E. Costantini, G. V. Jones, and S. Mocali
SOIL, 1, 287–312, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-287-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-287-2015, 2015 | 2,433 views
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16 Apr 2015
Global distribution of soil organic carbon – Part 2: Certainty of changes related to land use and climate
M. Köchy, A. Don, M. K. van der Molen, and A. Freibauer
SOIL, 1, 367–380, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-367-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-367-2015, 2015 | 2,383 views
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10 Jan 2019
Refining physical aspects of soil quality and soil health when exploring the effects of soil degradation and climate change on biomass production: an Italian case study
Antonello Bonfante, Fabio Terribile, and Johan Bouma
SOIL, 5, 1–14, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-1-2019, 2019 | 2,333 views
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07 Nov 2018
Spatial assessments of soil organic carbon for stakeholder decision-making – a case study from Kenya
Tor-Gunnar Vågen, Leigh Ann Winowiecki, Constance Neely, Sabrina Chesterman, and Mieke Bourne
SOIL, 4, 259–266, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-259-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-4-259-2018, 2018 | 2,327 views
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10 Apr 2015
The economics of soil C sequestration and agricultural emissions abatement
P. Alexander, K. Paustian, P. Smith, and D. Moran
SOIL, 1, 331–339, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-331-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-331-2015, 2015 | 2,303 views
18 Jan 2016
On the rebound: soil organic carbon stocks can bounce back to near forest levels when agroforests replace agriculture in southern India
H. C. Hombegowda, O. van Straaten, M. Köhler, and D. Hölscher
SOIL, 2, 13–23, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-13-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-13-2016, 2016 | 2,302 views
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06 Jan 2015
Influence of long-term mineral fertilization on metal contents and properties of soil samples taken from different locations in Hesse, Germany
S. Czarnecki and R.-A. Düring
SOIL, 1, 23–33, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-23-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-23-2015, 2015 | 2,289 views
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23 Feb 2015
Litter decomposition rate and soil organic matter quality in a patchwork heathland of southern Norway
G. Certini, L. S. Vestgarden, C. Forte, and L. Tau Strand
SOIL, 1, 207–216, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-207-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-207-2015, 2015 | 2,216 views
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29 Feb 2016
Soil properties and not inputs control carbon : nitrogen : phosphorus ratios in cropped soils in the long term
Emmanuel Frossard, Nina Buchmann, Else K. Bünemann, Delwende I. Kiba, François Lompo, Astrid Oberson, Federica Tamburini, and Ouakoltio Y. A. Traoré
SOIL, 2, 83–99, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-83-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-2-83-2016, 2016 | 2,184 views
26 Feb 2019
Using deep learning for digital soil mapping
José Padarian, Budiman Minasny, and Alex B. McBratney
SOIL, 5, 79–89, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-79-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-5-79-2019, 2019 | 2,181 views
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06 Jan 2015
An ecosystem approach to assess soil quality in organically and conventionally managed farms in Iceland and Austria
J. P. van Leeuwen, T. Lehtinen, G. J. Lair, J. Bloem, L. Hemerik, K. V. Ragnarsdóttir, G. Gísladóttir, J. S. Newton, and P. C. de Ruiter
SOIL, 1, 83–101, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-83-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-83-2015, 2015 | 2,162 views
19 Aug 2015
The application of terrestrial laser scanner and SfM photogrammetry in measuring erosion and deposition processes in two opposite slopes in a humid badlands area (central Spanish Pyrenees)
E. Nadal-Romero, J. Revuelto, P. Errea, and J. I. López-Moreno
SOIL, 1, 561–573, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-561-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-1-561-2015, 2015 | 2,143 views
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16 Nov 2017
Opportunities and limitations related to the application of plant-derived lipid molecular proxies in soil science
Boris Jansen and Guido L. B. Wiesenberg
SOIL, 3, 211–234, https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-211-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/soil-3-211-2017, 2017 | 2,069 views
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