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  1. Re: What is your cheapest colognes that is currently in your daily rotation

    I too am a huge fan of Lanvin Vetyver. It is my ultimate "go to" fragrance when I know that I will be working closely with others and want to smell good without being loud or offensive. I also...
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    Re: Spotted at Marshall's

    Marshall's: Gucci PH II 50ml ($24.99), Marc Jacob's Ambre 300ml ($19.99), Lolita Lempica au Masculine 50ml ($19.99), Lots of Dunhill Pursuit, Grey Flannel, and the other usual suspects

    TJ...
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    Identifying unboxed Ungaro 1/2 bottles

    I purchased an unboxed tester bottle of what I believe to be Ungaro 1 from a small perfumes Kiosk some time ago, and have recently been wondering if it is in fact Ungaro "1".

    The markings on the...
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    Re: > Tuesday, 11th August 2009

    Baldessarini
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    Re: > Monday, 10th August 2009

    Baldessarini
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    Re: *S o t D*, Sunday, 9th August 2009

    Dunhill Edition.. The first scent I've been compelled to purchase a "Backup bottle" of!
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    Re: *S o t D*, Saturday, 8th August 2009

    Dolce & Gabana By Woman (To a car race / demolition derby! :D )
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    Re: Today I bought >>>>> JULY 2009

    Picked up a bottle of Idole on Ebay in the last few seconds of the auction.

    Sorry if I sniped anybody!
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    Re: Spotted at Marshall's

    I've been using these for awhile now after having found a ton of them on clearance at one of the Marshall's by my house (for $1.50!!)

    I've used the Cedar and the Fig the most, but the Brandy one...
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    Re: ... Your one and only signature Vetiver ...

    As a huge Vetiver fan I've sampled a ton of them and own quite a few, but the ones I always tend to reach for are:

    Etro - Vetiver
    Lanvin - Vetyver

    The Etro took some time to warm up to, but I...
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    Re: S o T D - Sunday, July 19, 2009

    Davidoff - Relax
  12. Re: Which fragrances would you use in these situations...

    By the sea watching a beautiful sunset:
    The Different Company - Sel de Vetiver

    In front of the fireplace on a cold, wintry day:
    Comme des Garcons - Oarzazate

    Going into a job interview: ...
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    Re: S o t D - Monday, 13 July 09

    Helmut Lang - Cuiron
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    Re: What happened to Etro's pricing???

    I'm incredibly curious to know if they've actually re-created all of their scents as EDTs, or simply decided to update their description of them on the newer style packaging.

    I've always gotten...
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    Re: What happened to Etro's pricing???

    I agree with this completely. I'll gladly pay $165 for a bottle of a scent if I enjoy it enough and feel that it's "worth it", but I take issue with simply offering the exact same product in an...
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    What happened to Etro's pricing???

    I just noticed the prices on the Etro fragrances at Aedes seem to have increased dramatically.

    $145 for Sandalo?
    $155 for Messe de Minuit?
    $165(!!) for Lemon Sorbet!!!?? I paid $19.99 for this...
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    Re: S O T D - Saturday 11th July, 2009

    Today I'm wearing YSL Kouros...

    ...For the very first time.
  18. Re: Inane question of the day: Maître Parfumeur et Gantier bottles, old vs new

    I think both bottles are rather ugly but of the two definitely prefer the original.

    I emailed Enchante in Austin a few weeks ago (Found them via L'Artisan's website, but noticed they carried MPG...
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    Re: S o t D, Saturday, 4 July 2009

    Hermes Eau de Gentiane Blanche
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    Re: Hotter that the hinges on the Gate of Hates.

    These have been my favorites lately in the miserable heat of Texas.

    Hermes - Concentree d'Orange Verte
    Creed - Selection Verte
    L'Artisan - Navegar
    Masaki Matsushima - Mat; Very Male
    Etro -...
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    Re: S o t D Monday 29 June

    Etro - Vetiver EdC
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    Re: Favorite summer oriental?

    The heat index here in Texas has been in the 103-107 range lately, and I currently enjoy a 40 minute commute in stop-and-go traffic in a vehicle which has no air conditioning. It is HOT!

    That...
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    Re: Davidoff Hot Water

    Well... considering they released "Cool Water Frozen"

    Perhaps we can look forward to... "Hot Water Melted" :)
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    Re: S o t D - Saturday, 30 May 09

    Claiborne - Spark Seduction...

    Why not!!! :)
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    Re: Spotted at Marshall's

    Stopped by Marshall's on the way home.. Found a plastic tub on the floor with all the "new" stuff.. Mostly the same old stuff, but at the very bottom, I was surprised to find about 15 50ml bottles of...
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    Re: L'Artisan Parfumeur - Breaking News

    This is indeed sad news to hear... :(

    I blame it all on that gimmicky looking $250 "Chez Moi" room diffuser!!

    It's difficult to imagine that was a huge seller..
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    Re: Spotted at Marshall's

    I've hit every Marshall's and TJ Maxx in my metropolitan area, and was able to find plenty of the Armani/Prive Cuir Amethyste & Jasmine - if anyone wants to swap an Ambre, Pierre, or Bois d'Encens...
  28. Thread: The salty effect

    by Ab74
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    Re: The salty effect

    I'm rather surprised it hasn't been mentioned yet, but the "saltiest" fragrance I've ever worn has been:

    Annick Goutal - Vetiver

    It's got the "Brine" note done to perfection.
  29. Re: Zirh Warrior series "Alexander the Great" Bodywash..

    "Alexander the Great" is the burgandy coloured one and is described on the bottle as "Empowering Spicy Woody Scent". Of the three in this series I've tried, all of them are quite nice and have...
  30. Zirh Warrior series "Alexander the Great" Bodywash..

    A few months ago I stumbled opon a few bottles of this stuff in my local TJ Maxx, and I can't get enough of it. I actually spent most of a Saturday hitting every Marshall's and TJ Maxx in my...
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    Re: YSL M7 vs. A. Dunhill Desire Red

    I own both of these, though I don't find any similarities between them whatsoever.

    M7 is a great scent for cooler weather, and definitely seems a bit more "mature" and suited for romatic or more...
  32. Thread: 212 men

    by Ab74
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    Re: 212 men

    Gucci Rush sometimes reminds me a bit of 212 Men.. I own them both but don't find myself reaching for them too often these days.
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 04 Feb 09

    Etro - Patchouly EdC
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    Re: Zirh Ikon smells like...

    I too picked up some of the Zirh "Warrior Collection" shower gels - I bought a bottle of "Alexander the Great" and... Well, I liked that stuff so much I ended up spending an entire day driving to...
  35. Re: Help me pick one: Bulgari Black -or- Versace Black Jeans

    I own both of these, and personally I find Versace Black Jeans to be far more versatile for everyday use.

    I'd seen a few people speak highly of it on here, bought in blind, and initially was a...
  36. Email from Editions de Parfums regarding French Lover / Bois d'Orage

    I'd seen several people mention that French Lover / Bois d'Orage had been reformulated in a 9% concentration, and considering it's been one of my absolute favorites over the past year I figured I'd...
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    CdG Series 3 Incense Candles - any opinions?

    I was considering giving one of these as a gift, and was curious if anyone has had any experience with them.

    I've gotten more comfortable with spending more money on fragrances, as I know they...
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 13 August 08

    Etro - Vetiver
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    Re: SotD - Friday 1st August 2008

    Montale - Red Vetyver
  40. Re: Do you ever smell other people wearing niche fragrances?

    I recently started working for a new company and our director wears some niche stuff. I haven't commented about it yet, but the first time I met him I could have sworn he was wearing CdG 2man, and I...
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    Frederic Malle Bois d'Orage / French Lover

    Can anyone verify if these are the same scents? Originally I had read that French Lover was to be "reformulated" as well as renamed for US market and I'd read a post on a review blog which stated...
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    Re: SOTD - Wednesday 19 March 2008

    Creed - Tabarome Milliseme
  43. Thread: Creed at Costco

    by Ab74
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    Re: Creed at Costco

    I picked up 8.4oz bottles of various Etro body lotions at Marshall's the other day for $9.99 a piece.. (Sandalo, Shaal Nur, & Musk)

    Overstock has gotta go somewhere!...
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    Re: SotD 12th March 2008

    Serge Lutens - Chergui
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday, 11 March 08

    Guerlain Heritage
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    Re: SotD Monday 10th March 2008

    Mugler Cologne
  47. Thread: Today I bought...

    by Ab74
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    Re: Today I bought...

    Demeter - Patchouli
    Guerlain - Heritage
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday, 5 March 08

    Chanel - Allure
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    Re: SotD Tuesday 4 March

    CdG - Kyoto
  50. Any nominations for favorite reviews in the Directory??

    Every once in awhile I stumble upon a page of reviews so interesting and varied that it almost makes me respect the fragrance just for it's ability to provoke and inspire them. One of my all time...
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    Re: Tumulte product line?

    I wore this one a lot the last few months and really did enjoy it. To me it seemed really linear - WYSIWYG (What you SPRITZ is WHAT YOU GET!) ;) and not terribly complex (Here's some cedar, here's...
  52. Thread: Sotd - fri 22nd

    by Ab74
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    Re: Sotd - fri 22nd

    SOTD - Creed - Selection Verte
    SOTE - MPG - Route du Vetiver

    :)
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    Has Lalique Encre Noir been discontinued??

    Yesterday I ventured out to Neiman Marcus in hopes of smelling a few things and I finally had the opportunity to try Lalique's Encre Noir for the first time. The only problem was the SA had no idea...
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    Re: SOTD - Monday 11 Febuary

    Frederic Malle - Noir Epices
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday Jan. 16, 2008

    The fragrance previously known as "Burberry London" :)
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday 15 Jan 08

    Christian Lacroix - Tumulte PH
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    Re: SotD Monday 31 December

    L'Artisan - Dzongkha

    Every time I've tried to wear this one I haven't been able to stand it - I've typically showered within an hour and decided on something else, but tonight for whatever reason...
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 22 Dec 07

    Gucci - Rush
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 22 Dec 07

    CdG - Sequoia
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    Re: SotD - Friday 21 Dec 07

    CdG - Sequoia
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    Re: Tumulte Pour Homme if you have Visit

    I wore Tumulte PH the last several days and have really enjoyed it in the cooler weather.

    I agree that it is closer to Gucci Rush than Visit (I own Rush, Gucci PH, Visit, Tumulte & CdG Kyoto)
    I...
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    Re: SotD - Thursday 13 Dec 07

    Christian Lacroix - Tumulte PH
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday 12 December 2007

    Christian Lacroix - Tumulte PH
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    Re: SOTD - Sunday 25 November 2007

    Gucci Rush
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    Re: SotD - Wednesday 21 Nov 07

    CdG - Palisander
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    Re: SOTD Thursday 1st of November

    Ralph Lauren - Romance Silver
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    Re: can Escape for Women by worn by a man

    I positively LOVE this fragrance and probably always will.. I've got a little mini of it I picked up at CVS for like 7 bucks and it's probably all I'll ever need (as a guy)

    I'm 33 - and this...
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    Re: Easy-on-the-Wallet Gems

    Some of my cheaper favs:

    Halston 1-12 (more difficult to find these days than Z-14 but still a steal at $9)

    Boss Baldessarini - I hear this was at one time "expensive" but can be had for cheap...
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    Re: SotD - Sunday, 15 Oct 2007

    CdG - Palisander
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 13 Oct 07

    Gucci PH
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    Re: Your Bad Mood Days Fragrances Choices

    Layer some A*men with some Messe de Minuit.. Maybe add a spray or two of CK Eternity. That'll do the trick.

    I got a headache just typing that.
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    Re: SotD Friday 12 October

    Halston 1-12
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    Re: SotD - Thursday 11 Oct 07

    Halston 1-12
  74. Thread: B*Men

    by Ab74
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    Re: B*Men

    My local Marshall's had probably 30+ bottles of B*men.. So many that they eventually went on "clearance" and were being sold for $20 (100ml "refill" bottle) and $10 for a 50ml rubber flask.

    While...
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    Re: The Obsession Calvin Klein freek that I am...

    Of all of the scents that have some sort of "place in my heart" - Obsessions probably tops this list.

    When Obsession was all the rage here in the US - I was in high school in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba....
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    Re: SotD - Friday 5 Oct. 07

    Gucci Envy
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    Re: SotD - Thursday 4 Oct. 07

    Gucci Envy
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    Odd but accurate comments on your scent?

    Considering the Bulgari Black SSD and a very memorable comment on it I received from a coworker, I figured I'd ask - What have been some of the most odd-but-somehow alarmingly accurate comments...
  79. Re: Cardinal vs. Avignon: two frags enter, one frag leaves

    I personally prefer Avignon. I was excited to try Cardinal but ultimately wasn't very impressed by it at all and had some serious longevity issues with it. Avignon seems to have a very...
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    Re: SotD - Monday 01 Oct. 07

    I loved it, then started to hate it and haven't worn it in awhile but considering the SSD I've decided to re-visit it..

    Bvlgari Black

    :)
  81. Re: Serge Lutens & Frederic Malle: 50% off sales ??!!

    Frederic Malle:
    Vetiver Extraordinaire
    French Lover

    In all honestly though I am currently so broke I couldn't afford them if they were 90% off w/free shipping. :(
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    Re: What does your gf/wife like on you

    GF really likes (in probable order of preference)

    Dunhill Desire
    B*men
    Terre d'Hermes
    CdG - Quarzazate & Kyoto
    Timbuktu

    She will positively refuse to be near me in any way if I wear:
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    Re: Cotton Perfume Bracelet: How TO?

    Excellent idea - you should consider contributing this to www.instructables.com.
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    Re: SotD - Saturday 29 Sept 07

    A*men
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    Re: SotD - Friday 28 Sept 07

    Burberry Brit
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    Re: Durbano's Black Tourmaline

    I saw this in a recent Luckyscent email and it had me quite curious as well. I really loved Rock Crystal (as did my SO - she stole my decant and I ended up buying her a bottle which she wears all of...
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    Re: SotD - Tuesday 25th Sept. 07

    CdG - Sequoia
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    Re: SotD - Monday 24th Sept.

    Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle - Vétiver Extraordinaire
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    Re: SotD - Friday 21 Sept 07

    Terre d'Hermes
  90. Thread: Metallic Scents

    by Ab74
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    Re: Metallic Scents

    Coming from someone who services printers for a living - I've got to chime in and say that "inkjet toner" does not actually exist - Inkjet printers utilize ink and pigment (in liquid form), NOT...
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    Re: Miller Harris Fragrances?

    I'm a huge fan of the newer Tabarome (which was my SOTD yesterday) but to my nose Feuilles de Tabac actually surpasses it in intensity and does so without the ginger overdose. As to the "Vintage"...
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    Re: Miller Harris Fragrances?

    I'm going to agree with DustB here and second his recommendation of Feuilles de Tabac - While it's the only Miller Harris fragrance I own or have tried, it's become an absolute favorite and I've...
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    Re: SotD - Thursday 13th Sept.

    Creed - Silver Mountain Water
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    Re: I saw a $1 Angel Men knockoff today!

    I was in a no-name dollar store a few weeks ago and they actually had a counter with what appeared to be REAL fragrances, except their prices were OUTRAGEOUS and they would not budge one cent on...
  95. Re: I really enjoy Ungaro III - what should I try next???

    Sincerest thanks to everyone who chimed in with suggestions - I've tried a few of them (particularly Pomegranate Noir which my girlfriend promptly stole from me and claimed as her own) no.88 is one...
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    Re: SotD - Monday 10th Sept

    CdG - Kyoto
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    Re: Let's talk SHOES!!!

    For many years I only owned and wore one style of shoe - The Stacy Adams "Madison" lace up boot. I think in total I went through about 15 pair of them before deciding to move onto something else. ...
  98. I really enjoy Ungaro III - what should I try next???

    6 or 7 months ago I ran across Ungaro III on the cheap ($19.99 for a 3.4 oz) at the local Marshall's and after consulting the reviews here decided to buy it blind - I was quite pleasantly surprised...
  99. Re: need recommendation for casual/active/indie/oddball friend

    With the Halston 1-12 even if he hates it and never wears it at least you're only out about $10! :)

    All kidding aside, I 2nd the recommendation on CdG Kyoto (or even Zagorsk from the same series)...
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    Re: SotD Wednesday 29 August

    Miller Harris - Feuilles de Tabac
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