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30 Aug 2018
The point of no return for climate action: effects of climate uncertainty and risk tolerance
Matthias Aengenheyster, Qing Yi Feng, Frederick van der Ploeg, and Henk A. Dijkstra
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1085-1095, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1085-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1085-2018, 2018 | 14,933 views
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12 Oct 2018
The climate of a retrograde rotating Earth
Uwe Mikolajewicz, Florian Ziemen, Guido Cioni, Martin Claussen, Klaus Fraedrich, Marvin Heidkamp, Cathy Hohenegger, Diego Jimenez de la Cuesta, Marie-Luise Kapsch, Alexander Lemburg, Thorsten Mauritsen, Katharina Meraner, Niklas Röber, Hauke Schmidt, Katharina D. Six, Irene Stemmler, Talia Tamarin-Brodsky, Alexander Winkler, Xiuhua Zhu, and Bjorn Stevens
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1191-1215, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1191-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1191-2018, 2018 | 5,999 views
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13 Feb 2019
ESD Reviews: Model dependence in multi-model climate ensembles: weighting, sub-selection and out-of-sample testing
Gab Abramowitz, Nadja Herger, Ethan Gutmann, Dorit Hammerling, Reto Knutti, Martin Leduc, Ruth Lorenz, Robert Pincus, and Gavin A. Schmidt
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 91-105, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-91-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-91-2019, 2019 | 3,469 views
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26 Jun 2018
Modelling feedbacks between human and natural processes in the land system
Derek T. Robinson, Alan Di Vittorio, Peter Alexander, Almut Arneth, C. Michael Barton, Daniel G. Brown, Albert Kettner, Carsten Lemmen, Brian C. O'Neill, Marco Janssen, Thomas A. M. Pugh, Sam S. Rabin, Mark Rounsevell, James P. Syvitski, Isaac Ullah, and Peter H. Verburg
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 895-914, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-895-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-895-2018, 2018 | 3,427 views
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08 Jun 2018
Recent trends in the frequency and duration of global floods
Nasser Najibi and Naresh Devineni
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 757-783, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-757-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-757-2018, 2018 | 2,974 views
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04 Jan 2019
ESD Ideas: Photoelectrochemical carbon removal as negative emission technology
Matthias M. May and Kira Rehfeld
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 1-7, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-1-2019, 2019 | 2,942 views
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04 Oct 2018
ESD Ideas: a simple proposal to improve the contribution of IPCC WGI to the assessment and communication of climate change risks
Rowan T. Sutton
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1155-1158, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1155-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1155-2018, 2018 | 2,891 views
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21 Jun 2018
Climate sensitivity estimates – sensitivity to radiative forcing time series and observational data
Ragnhild Bieltvedt Skeie, Terje Berntsen, Magne Aldrin, Marit Holden, and Gunnar Myhre
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 879-894, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-879-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-879-2018, 2018 | 2,608 views
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23 Jul 2018
Using network theory and machine learning to predict El Niño
Peter D. Nooteboom, Qing Yi Feng, Cristóbal López, Emilio Hernández-García, and Henk A. Dijkstra
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 969-983, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-969-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-969-2018, 2018 | 2,410 views
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06 Nov 2018
Cascading transitions in the climate system
Mark M. Dekker, Anna S. von der Heydt, and Henk A. Dijkstra
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1243-1260, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1243-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1243-2018, 2018 | 2,317 views
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12 Nov 2018
ESD Ideas: The stochastic climate model shows that underestimated Holocene trends and variability represent two sides of the same coin
Gerrit Lohmann
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1279-1281, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1279-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1279-2018, 2018 | 2,185 views
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13 Jun 2018
Climate, ocean circulation, and sea level changes under stabilization and overshoot pathways to 1.5 K warming
Jaime B. Palter, Thomas L. Frölicher, David Paynter, and Jasmin G. John
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 817-828, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-817-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-817-2018, 2018 | 2,179 views
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25 Oct 2018
Simulation of observed climate changes in 1850–2014 with climate model INM-CM5
Evgeny Volodin and Andrey Gritsun
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1235-1242, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1235-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1235-2018, 2018 | 2,159 views
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04 Jul 2018
Moisture transport and Antarctic sea ice: austral spring 2016 event
Monica Ionita, Patrick Scholz, Klaus Grosfeld, and Renate Treffeisen
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 939-954, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-939-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-939-2018, 2018 | 2,155 views
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09 Oct 2018
The effect of overshooting 1.5 °C global warming on the mass loss of the Greenland ice sheet
Martin Rückamp, Ulrike Falk, Katja Frieler, Stefan Lange, and Angelika Humbert
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1169-1189, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1169-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1169-2018, 2018 | 2,121 views
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30 Aug 2018
Varying soil moisture–atmosphere feedbacks explain divergent temperature extremes and precipitation projections in central Europe
Martha M. Vogel, Jakob Zscheischler, and Sonia I. Seneviratne
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1107-1125, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1107-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1107-2018, 2018 | 1,984 views
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14 Jun 2018
On the social dynamics of moisture recycling
Patrick W. Keys and Lan Wang-Erlandsson
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 829-847, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-829-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-829-2018, 2018 | 1,838 views
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20 Aug 2018
A theory of Pleistocene glacial rhythmicity
Mikhail Y. Verbitsky, Michel Crucifix, and Dmitry M. Volobuev
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1025-1043, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1025-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1025-2018, 2018 | 1,830 views
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05 Jun 2018
Euro-Atlantic winter storminess and precipitation extremes under 1.5 °C vs. 2 °C warming scenarios
Monika J. Barcikowska, Scott J. Weaver, Frauke Feser, Simone Russo, Frederik Schenk, Dáithí A. Stone, Michael F. Wehner, and Matthias Zahn
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 679-699, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-679-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-679-2018, 2018 | 1,806 views
14 Jun 2018
On deeper human dimensions in Earth system analysis and modelling
Dieter Gerten, Martin Schönfeld, and Bernhard Schauberger
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 849-863, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-849-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-849-2018, 2018 | 1,767 views
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21 Aug 2018
Improving the representation of anthropogenic CO2 emissions in climate models: impact of a new parameterization for the Community Earth System Model (CESM)
Andrés Navarro, Raúl Moreno, and Francisco J. Tapiador
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1045-1062, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1045-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1045-2018, 2018 | 1,742 views
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13 Jun 2018
Hazards of decreasing marine oxygen: the near-term and millennial-scale benefits of meeting the Paris climate targets
Gianna Battaglia and Fortunat Joos
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 797-816, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-797-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-797-2018, 2018 | 1,719 views
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05 Dec 2018
Light absorption by marine cyanobacteria affects tropical climate mean state and variability
Hanna Paulsen, Tatiana Ilyina, Johann H. Jungclaus, Katharina D. Six, and Irene Stemmler
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1283-1300, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1283-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1283-2018, 2018 | 1,713 views
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23 Jul 2018
Seasonal prediction skill of East Asian summer monsoon in CMIP5 models
Bo Huang, Ulrich Cubasch, and Christopher Kadow
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 985-997, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-985-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-985-2018, 2018 | 1,698 views
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29 Aug 2018
Population exposure to droughts in China under the 1.5 °C global warming target
Jie Chen, Yujie Liu, Tao Pan, Yanhua Liu, Fubao Sun, and Quansheng Ge
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1097-1106, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1097-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1097-2018, 2018 | 1,685 views
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29 Jun 2018
Recent changes of relative humidity: regional connections with land and ocean processes
Sergio M. Vicente-Serrano, Raquel Nieto, Luis Gimeno, Cesar Azorin-Molina, Anita Drumond, Ahmed El Kenawy, Fernando Dominguez-Castro, Miquel Tomas-Burguera, and Marina Peña-Gallardo
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 915-937, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-915-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-915-2018, 2018 | 1,650 views
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07 Jun 2018
Two drastically different climate states on an Earth-like terra-planet
Sirisha Kalidindi, Christian H. Reick, Thomas Raddatz, and Martin Claussen
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 739-756, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-739-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-739-2018, 2018 | 1,617 views
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21 Sep 2018
Diurnal land surface energy balance partitioning estimated from the thermodynamic limit of a cold heat engine
Axel Kleidon and Maik Renner
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1127-1140, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1127-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1127-2018, 2018 | 1,604 views
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06 Jun 2018
Assessing the impact of a future volcanic eruption on decadal predictions
Sebastian Illing, Christopher Kadow, Holger Pohlmann, and Claudia Timmreck
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 701-715, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-701-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-701-2018, 2018 | 1,537 views
06 Feb 2019
The response of precipitation characteristics to global warming from climate projections
Filippo Giorgi, Francesca Raffaele, and Erika Coppola
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 73-89, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-73-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-73-2019, 2019 | 1,526 views
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09 Nov 2018
Sensitivity study of the regional climate model RegCM4 to different convective schemes over West Africa
Brahima Koné, Arona Diedhiou, N'datchoh Evelyne Touré, Mouhamadou Bamba Sylla, Filippo Giorgi, Sandrine Anquetin, Adama Bamba, Adama Diawara, and Arsene Toka Kobea
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1261-1278, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1261-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1261-2018, 2018 | 1,516 views
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28 May 2018
The biomass burning contribution to climate–carbon-cycle feedback
Sandy P. Harrison, Patrick J. Bartlein, Victor Brovkin, Sander Houweling, Silvia Kloster, and I. Colin Prentice
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 663-677, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-663-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-663-2018, 2018 | 1,490 views
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30 Nov 2018
Current rapid global temperature rise linked to falling SO2 emissions
Nick E. B. Cowern
Earth Syst. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-2018-83,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-2018-83, 2018
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05 Dec 2018
Climate feedbacks in the Earth system and prospects for their evaluation
Christoph Heinze, Veronika Eyring, Pierre Friedlingstein, Colin Jones, Yves Balkanski, Williams Collins, Thierry Fichefet, Shuang Gao, Alex Hall, Detelina Ivanova, Wolfgang Knorr, Reto Knutti, Alexander Löw, Michael Ponater, Martin G. Schultz, Michael Schulz, Pier Siebesma, Joao Teixeira, George Tselioudis, and Martin Vancoppenolle
Earth Syst. Dynam. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-2018-84,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-2018-84, 2018
Revised manuscript accepted for ESD (discussion: closed, 6 comments) | 1,457 views
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21 Jun 2018
Assessments of the Northern Hemisphere snow cover response to 1.5 and 2.0 °C warming
Aihui Wang, Lianlian Xu, and Xianghui Kong
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 865-877, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-865-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-865-2018, 2018 | 1,455 views
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05 Oct 2018
Linking resilience and robustness and uncovering their trade-offs in coupled infrastructure systems
Mehran Homayounfar, Rachata Muneepeerakul, John M. Anderies, and Chitsomanus P. Muneepeerakul
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1159-1168, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1159-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1159-2018, 2018 | 1,452 views
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17 Aug 2018
A quantitative approach to evaluating the GWP timescale through implicit discount rates
Marcus C. Sarofim and Michael R. Giordano
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1013-1024, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1013-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1013-2018, 2018 | 1,442 views
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17 Oct 2018
A theoretical approach to assess soil moisture–climate coupling across CMIP5 and GLACE-CMIP5 experiments
Clemens Schwingshackl, Martin Hirschi, and Sonia I. Seneviratne
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1217-1234, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1217-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1217-2018, 2018 | 1,431 views
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15 Aug 2018
A mathematical approach to understanding emergent constraints
Femke J. M. M. Nijsse and Henk A. Dijkstra
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 999-1012, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-999-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-999-2018, 2018 | 1,416 views
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09 Jul 2018
How intermittency affects the rate at which rainfall extremes respond to changes in temperature
Marc Schleiss
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 955-968, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-955-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-955-2018, 2018 | 1,401 views
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01 Feb 2019
Climatological moisture sources for the Western North American Monsoon through a Lagrangian approach: their influence on precipitation intensity
Paulina Ordoñez, Raquel Nieto, Luis Gimeno, Pedro Ribera, David Gallego, Carlos Abraham Ochoa-Moya, and Arturo Ignacio Quintanar
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 59-72, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-59-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-59-2019, 2019 | 1,398 views
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07 Jan 2019
The effect of univariate bias adjustment on multivariate hazard estimates
Jakob Zscheischler, Erich M. Fischer, and Stefan Lange
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 31-43, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-31-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-31-2019, 2019 | 1,341 views
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24 Apr 2019
ESD Ideas: Propagation of high-frequency forcing to ice age dynamics
Mikhail Y. Verbitsky, Michel Crucifix, and Dmitry M. Volobuev
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 257-260, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-257-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-257-2019, 2019 | 1,327 views
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07 Jan 2019
Global vegetation variability and its response to elevated CO2, global warming, and climate variability – a study using the offline SSiB4/TRIFFID model and satellite data
Ye Liu, Yongkang Xue, Glen MacDonald, Peter Cox, and Zhengqiu Zhang
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 9-29, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-9-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-9-2019, 2019 | 1,315 views
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19 Mar 2019
Potential of global land water recycling to mitigate local temperature extremes
Mathias Hauser, Wim Thiery, and Sonia Isabelle Seneviratne
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 157-169, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-157-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-157-2019, 2019 | 1,312 views
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27 Aug 2018
Causal dependences between the coupled ocean–atmosphere dynamics over the tropical Pacific, the North Pacific and the North Atlantic
Stéphane Vannitsem and Pierre Ekelmans
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 1063-1083, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1063-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-1063-2018, 2018 | 1,242 views
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25 Apr 2019
Human influence on European winter wind storms such as those of January 2018
Robert Vautard, Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, Friederike E. L. Otto, Pascal Yiou, Hylke de Vries, Erik van Meijgaard, Andrew Stepek, Jean-Michel Soubeyroux, Sjoukje Philip, Sarah F. Kew, Cecilia Costella, Roop Singh, and Claudia Tebaldi
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 271-286, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-271-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-271-2019, 2019 | 1,237 views
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07 Jun 2018
Spatial–temporal changes in runoff and terrestrial ecosystem water retention under 1.5 and 2 °C warming scenarios across China
Ran Zhai, Fulu Tao, and Zhihui Xu
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 717-738, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-717-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-717-2018, 2018 | 1,223 views
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02 Apr 2019
Freshwater resources under success and failure of the Paris climate agreement
Jens Heinke, Christoph Müller, Mats Lannerstad, Dieter Gerten, and Wolfgang Lucht
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 205-217, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-205-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-205-2019, 2019 | 1,152 views
02 May 2019
Tracking the moisture transport from the Pacific towards Central and northern South America since the late 19th century
David Gallego, Ricardo García-Herrera, Francisco de Paula Gómez-Delgado, Paulina Ordoñez-Perez, and Pedro Ribera
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 319-331, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-319-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-319-2019, 2019 | 1,126 views
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