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NUMBERS, 2

the tribes.

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Ex.12.43, Strangers (2),

(ch.16.40. shall be put to death.

the stranger that cometh nigh 11 And his host, and those that Exclusion (3), ch.3.10.

were numbered thereof, were 52 And the children of Iş'ra-el forty and six thousand and five

shall pitch their tents, every hundred. p.p.ch.2.2.

man by his own camp, and, 12 And those which pitch by
every man by his own stand- him shall be the tribe of Sim'- ch.1.22, Tribe of Simeon.
ard, throughout their hosts. e-on: and the captain of the

53 But the Lē’vites shall pitch children of Sim'e-on shall be
round about the tabernacle of She-lū’mi-el the son of Zū-ri-

testimony, that there be no shăd'da-i.
p.p.Le.10.6; ch.8.19. wrath upon the congregation 13 And his host, and those that

of the children of Işóra-el: and were numbered of them, were
the Lē’vites shall keep the fifty and nine thousand and
charge of the tabernacle of three hundred.
testimony:

14 Then the tribe of Găd : and
54 And the children of Işóra-el the captain of the sons of Găd Ge.30.11, Gad.
Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). did according to all that the shall be E-li’a-săph the son of

LORD commanded Mōʻşes, so did Reu'el.
they.

15 And his host, and those that
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were numbered of them, were B.C.1490.

The order of the tribes in their tents. forty and five thousand and six

ND the LORD spake unto hundred and fifty.

, numbered in

p.p.ch.24.2-9.

De.33.7, Tribe of Judah.

Ge.30.18, Issachar.

saying,

the camp of Reu'ben were an
2 Every man of the children hundred thousand and fifty and
of Işʻra-el shall pitch by his own one thousand and four hundred

standard, with the ensign of and fifty, throughout their ar-
their father's house: far off mies. And they shall set forth
about the tabernacle of the in the second rank.
congregation shall they pitch. 17 Then the tabernacle of Ex.25.8, Tabernacle, ch.7.1.

3 TAnd on the east side to the congregation shall set for-
ward the rising of the sun shall ward with the camp of the Lē'- Ex.32.26, Levites.
they of the standard of the camp vites in the midst of the camp:
of Jū’dah pitch throughout their as they encamp, so shall they set
armies : and Näh'shon the son forward, every man in his place
of Am-min'a-dăb shall be cap- by their standards.
tain of the children of Jū’dah. 18 TOn the west side shall be

4 And his host, and those that the standard of the camp of
were numbered of them, were E'phră-im according to their ch.1.33, Tribe of Ephraim.
threescore and fourteen thou- armies: and the captain of the
sand and six hundred.

sons of E'phră-im shall be
5 And those that do pitch next E-lish'a-må the son of Am-mi-
unto him shall be the tribe of hŭd.
Is'sa-char: and Ne-thăn'e-el the 19 And his host, and those that
son of Zū’ar shall be captain of were numbered of them, were
the children of Is'sa-char. forty thousand and five hundred.

6 And his host, and those that 20 And by him shall be the
were numbered thereof, were tribe of Ma-năs'seh: and the Ge.41.51, Manasseh (a).

fifty and four thousand and four captain of the children of Ma'-
hundred.

năs'seh shall be Ga-mā'li-el the
7 Then the tribe of Zěb'u-lăn : son of Pe-dähʼzur.
and E-li'ab the son of Hē’lon 21 And his host, and those that
shall be captain of the children were numbered of them, were
of Zěb'u-lìn.

thirty and two thousand and
8 And his host, and those that two hundred.
were numbered thereof, were 22 Then the tribe of Běn'ja-
fifty and seven thousand and mỉn: and the captain of the
four hundred.

sons of Běn'ja-min shall be Åb - Gе.35.18, Benjamin.
9 All that were numbered in i-dăn the son of Gid-e-o'ni.
the camp of Jū’dah were an 23 And his host, and those
hundred thousand and fourscore that were numbered of them,
thousand and six thousand and were thirty and five thousand
four hundred, throughout their and four hundred.
armies. These shall first set 24 All that were numbered of
forth.

the camp of Ephră-im were an
10 On the south side shall be hundred thousand and eight
the standard of the camp of thousand and hundred,
Reu ben according to their ar- throughout their armies. And
mies: and the captain of the they shall go forward in the
children of Rey ben shall be third rank.
E-li'zur the son of Shěd'e-ur. 25 {The standard of the camp!

Ge.30.20, Zebulun.

an

Ge.29.32, Reuben.

The order of the tribes.

NUMBERS, 3

The Levites' service. ch.1.39, Tribe of Dan. of Dăn shall be on the north LORD, in the wilderness of Si

side by their armies: and the nāi, and they had no children: Ge.11.30, Childless.
captain of the children of Dăn and E-le-ā’zar and Ith'a-mär min-Ex.6.23. Ithamar, ch.4.28.
shall be A-hi-ēʻzēr the son of istered in the priest's office in Ge.14.18, Priests.
Am-mi-shăd'da-i.

the sight of Aâr'on their father.
26 And his host, and those 5 TAnd the LORD spake unto
that were numbered of them, Mōʻşeş, saying,
were threescore and two thou- 6 Bring the tribe of Lē'vi near, Ex.32.26, Levites, v.39.
sand and seven hundred. and present them before Aâr'on

27 And those that encamp by the priest, that they may min-
him shall be the tribe of Ash'ēr : ister unto him.

and the captain of the children 7 And they shall keep his Ge.30.13, Asher.

of Ash'ēr shall be Pā'gi-el the charge, and the charge of the
son of Oc'ran.

whole congregation before the
28 And his host, and those tabernacle of the congregation, p.p.ch.1.50.
that were numbered of them, to do the service of the taber- Ex.25.8, Tabernacle.
were forty and one thousand nacle.
and five hundred.

8 And they shall keep all the 29 [Then the tribe of Năph'- instruments of the tabernacle

ta-li: and the captain of the of the congregation, and the Tribe of Naphtali, De.33.23. children of Năph'ta-li shall be charge of the children of Isóra

A-hi'rå the son of E'nan. el, to do the service of the tab

30 And his host, and those ernacle.
that were numbered of them, 9 And thou shalt give the Lē- p.p.ch.8.19.
were fifty and three thousand vites unto Aâr'on and to his
and four hundred.

sons: they are wholly given
31 All they that were num- unto him out of the children of
bered in the camp of Dăn were iş'ra-el.
an hundred thousand and fifty 10 And thou shalt appoint
and seven thousand and six Aâr'on and his sons, and they
hundred. They shall go hind- shall wait on their priest's p.p.ch.18.7.
most with their standards. office: and the stranger that Ex.12.43, Strangers (2).

32. These are those which cometh nigh shall be put to ch.1.51, Exclusion (3), v.38. were numbered of the children death. of Igóra-el by the house of their 11 (And the LORD spake unto fathers: all those that were num- Mōʻşeş, saying, bered of the camps throughout 12 And I, behold, I have taken p.p.ch.8.16; 18.6. their hosts were six hundred the Lēvītes from among the See Chosen Instruments, thousand and three thousand children of Iş'ra-el instead of

(Hag.2.23. and five hundred and fifty. all the firstborn that openeth Ex.32.26, Levites.

33 But the Lē’vites were not the matrix among the children p.p.ch.1.47.

numbered among the children of Iş'ra-el: therefore the Lē - De.32.6, Divine Ownerof Işʻra-el; as the LORD com- vītes shall be mine;

[ship (2). manded Mōʻşeş.

13 Because all the firstborn Ex.13.2, First-born, De.21.17. 34 And the children of Işʻra-el are mine; for on the day that Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). did according to all that the I smote all the firstborn in the SeeGod'sJudgments,Ex.6.6. pop.ch.24.2.

LORD commanded Mōʻşeş: so land of E'ģýpt I hallowed unto God's Claims First, De.26.2.
they pitched by their standards, me all the firstborn in Işóra-el,
and so they set forward, every both man and beast: mine shali
one after their families, accord- they be: I am the LORD.
ing to the house of their fathers. 14 TAnd the LORD spake unto
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Mõ'şeş in the wilderness of Si-
B.C.1490.
The Levites' service.

nāi, saying,

40 The first-
born freed by the Levites. 44 The 15 Number the children of Lē - Ex.32.26, Levites.
overplus redeemed.

vi after the house of their fa-
THESE also are the genera-thers, by their families: every

Ex.19.3, Divine Fellowship in the day that the LORD spake ward shalt thou number them. ch.1.2, Census.
Ex.16.1, Mt.Sinai.

with Mo'ses in mount Si'nāi. 16 And Mōʻşeş numbered them Ge.6.22, Obedience (2).

2 And these are the names of according to the word of the 1 K.14.20, Nadab.

the sons of Aâr'on; Nā'dăb the LORD, as he was commanded. Ex.6.23, Eleazar.

firstborn, and A-bi’hū, E-le-āʻzar, 17 And these were the sons of
and Ith'a-mär.

Lē'vi by their names; Gēr'shỏn, Ge.46.11, Gershon,1 Chr.6.1. 3 These are the names of the and Kõ'hath, and Mê-rā'ri.

sons of Aâr'on, the priests which 18 And these are the names of Le.8.30, Anointing (2). were anointed, whom he conse- the sons of Gēr'shon by their Ex.29.9, Consecration (3),, crated to minister in the priest's families; Lib'ni, and Shim'e-i.

(ch.27.23.
office.

19 And the sons of Kõ'hath by Ge.46.11, Kohath. Ex.6.23, Abihu, ch.26.61. 4 And Nā'dăb and A-bi’hū died their families; Amʻrăm, and

before the LORD, when they of- Iz'e-här, Hē’bron, and Uz’zi-el. Le.10.1, Sacrilege (2). fered strange fire before the 20 And the sons of Mērā'ri byl

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The families, number, and

NUMBERS, 3

charge of the Levites. their families; Mähli, and Mū'- family of the Mū’shites: these shi. These are the families of are the families of Me-rā'ri. the Lē'vites according to the 34 And those that were numhouse of their fathers. bered of them, according to the

21 TOf Gēr'shon was the fam- number of all the males, from a
ily of the Lib'nītes, and the month old and upward, were
family of the Shim’ītes: these six thousand and two hundred.
are the families of the Gēr'- 35 And the chief of the house
shon-ites.

of the father of the families of
22 Those that were numbered Mê-rā'ri was Zū'ri-el the son of
of them, acc ng to the nur Ab-i-hā'il: these shall pitch on p.p.ch.1.53.
ber of all the males, from a the side of the tabernacle north-
month old and upward, even ward.
those that were numbered of 36 And under the custody and
them were seven thousand and charge of the sons of Mērā'ri Merarites, ch.4.29.
five hundred.

shall be the boards of the tab-
23 The families of the Gēr'- ernacle, and the bars thereof,
shon-ites shall pitch behind the and the pillars thereof, and the
tabernacle westward.

sockets thereof, and all the ves-
24 And the chief of the house sels thereof, and all that sery-
of the father of the Gēr'shon- eth thereto,
ites shall be E-li’a-săph the son 37 And the pillars of the court
of Lā'el.

round about, and their sockets,
25 And the charge of the sons and their pins, and their cords. Ex.35.18, Cords.
Gershonites, ch.4.24. of Gēr'shon in the tabernacle of 38 (But those that encamp be- p.p.ch.1.53 ; 2.17.

the congregation shall be the fore the tabernacle toward the Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. tabernacle, and the tent, the east, even before the tabernacle p.p.ch.4.26.

covering thereof, and the hang- of the congregation eastward, p.p.Ex.26.36.

|ing for the door of the taber- shall be Mōʻşeş, and Aaron and

nacle of the congregation, his sons, keeping the charge of p.p.Ex.27.9.

26 And the hangings of the the sanctuary for the charge of p.p.v.7. court, and the curtain for the the children of Işóra-el; and the door of the court, which is by stranger that cometh nigh shall Ex.12.43, Strangers (2). the tabernacle, and by the altar be put to death.

ch.1.51, Exclusion (3), Ex.35.18, Cords. round about, and the cords of it 39 All that were numbered of

[ch.4.20 for all the service thereof. the Lē'vites, which Mo'şeş and Ex.32.26, Levites, ch.8.18.

27 (And of Ko'hath was the Aâr'on numbered at the comp.p.1 Chr.26.23.

family of the Ăm'ram-ites, and mandment of the LORD, through-
the family of the Iz'e-har-ites, out their families, all the males
and the family of the Hē'bron- from a month old and upward,
ites, and the family of the Ŭz’zi- were twenty and two thousand.
el-ites: these are the families 40 (And the LORD said unto
of the Koʻhath-ites.

Mõ’şeş, Number all the firstborn p.p.v.15.
28 In the number of all the of the males of the children of
males, from a month old and işóra-el from a month old and
upward, were eight thousand upward, and take the number of
and six hundred, keeping the their names.
charge of the sanctuary.

41 And thou shalt take the Lē29 The families of the sons vites for me (I am the LORD) pop.ch.1.53.

of Kõ’hath shall pitch on the instead of all the firstborn among
side of the tabernacle south- the children of Iş'ra-el; and the
ward.

cattle of the Lē'vites instead of
30 And the chief of the house all the firstlings among the cat-

of the father of the families of tle of the children of Iş'ra-el. Kohathites, ch.4.18. the Koʻhath-ites shall be E-liz'- 42 And Mōʻşeş numbered, as

a-phăn the son of Uzzi-el. the LORD commanded him, all Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). Ex.25.10, Ark (3).

31 And their charge shall be the firstborn among the children Ex.25.23, Table (2),

the ark, and the table, and the of Iş'ra-el. (2 Chr.13.11. Ex.25.31, Candlestick.

candlestick, and the altars, and 43 And all the firstborn males Ex.13.2, First-born. Holy Vessels, 1 K.7.45. the vessels of the sanctuary by the number of names, from

wherewith they minister, and a month old and upward, of p.p.Ex.26.32.

the hanging, and all the service those that were numbered of
thereof.

them, were twenty and two Ex.6.23, Eleazar, ch.4.16. 32 And E-le-ā'zar the son of thousand two hundred and three

Aâr'on the priest shall be chief score and thirteen.
over the chief of the Lē'vites, 44 TAnd the LORD spake unto
and have the oversight of them Mo'şeş, saying,
that keep the charge of the 45 Take the Lē’vites instead of Ex.32.26. Levites.
sanctuary.

all the firstborn among the chil-
33 TOf Me-rā'ri was the fam-dren of Iş'ra-el, and the cattle
ily of the Mäh’lites, and the of the Lē’vites instead of their p.p.1 S.1.28.

The firstborn redeemed.

NUMBERS, 4

Service of the Levites. De.32.6, Divine Owner cattle; and the Lē'vītes shall be 8 And they shall spread upon [ship (2). mine: I am the LORD.

them a cloth of scarlet, and cov- Ex.25.4, Scarlet, Jos.2.18. 46 And for those that are to be er the same with a covering of p.p.Ex.13.13.

redeemed of the two hundred badgers' skins, and shall put in
and threescore and thirteen of the staves thereof.
the firstborn of the children of 9 And they shall take a cloth
Iş'ra-el, which are more than the of blue, and cover the candle-Ex.28.31, Blue.
Lē'vites;

stick of the light, and his lamps, Ex.25.31, Candlestick. p.p.Le.27.6.

47 Thou shalt even take five and his tongs, and his snuffEx.30.13, Shekels, ch.7.13. shekels apiece by the poll, after dishes, and all the oil vessels

the shekel of the sanctuary shalt thereof, wherewith they minis-
thou take them :(the shekel is ter unto it:
twenty gerahs:)

10 And they shall put it and
48 And thou shalt give the all the vessels thereof within a
money, wherewith the odd num- covering of badgers' skins, and Ex.25.5, Badgers' Skins.

ber of them is to be redeemed, shall put it upon a bar. Le.2.3, Priests' Dues, ch.5.9. unto Aâr'on and to his sons. 11 And upon the golden altar Ex.30.1, Altar of Incense.

49 And Mo'şeş took the redemp- they shall spread a cloth of blue, tion money of them that were and cover it with a covering of over and above them that were badgers' skins, and shall put to redeemed by the Lē'vites : the staves thereof:

50 Of the firstborn of the chil- 12 And they shall take all the dren of Iş'ra-el took he the mon- instruments of ministry, whereey; a thousand three hundred with they minister in the sanc

and threescore and five shekels, tuary, and put them in a cloth
Ex.30.13, Shekels. after the shekel of the sanctu- of blue, and cover them with a Ex.28.31, Blue.
ary :

covering of badgers' skins, and
51 And Mo'şeş gave the money shall put them on a bar:
of them that were redeemed un- 13 And they shall take away

to Aâr'on and to his sons, accord- the ashes from the altar, and Ex.27.1, Brazen Altar. Ge.6.22, Obedience (2). ing to the word of the LORD, as spread a purple cloth thereon: Ex.25.4, Purple (1). the LORD commanded Mõ'şeş. 14 And they shall put upon it

all the vessels thereof, whereCHAPTER 4

with they minister about it, even B.C.1490.

Of the Levites' service. 17 The office the censers, the flesh hooks, and Le.16.12, Censers, ch.16.37.
the Kohathites, 38 of the Gershon- the shovels, and the basons, all Ex.27.3. Flesh hooks.
ites, 42 and of the Merarites. the vessels of the altar; and they

1 K.7.50, Basins.
ND the LORD spake unto shall spread a
saying,

staves of it. ch.1.2, Census.

2 Take the sum of the sons of 15 And when Aâr'on and his Kōhath from among the sons of sons have made an end of covLē’vi, after their families, by the ering the sanctuary, and all the

house of their fathers, vessels of the sanctuary, as the p.p.ch.8.24; Ezr.3.8. 3 From thirty years old and camp is to set forward; after

upward even until fifty years that, the sons of Kõ'hath shall Ge.46.11, Kohath, ch.10.21.
old, all that enter into the host, come to bear it: but they shall p.p.2 S.6.6.
to do the work in the tabernacle not touch any holy thing, lest
of the congregation.

they die.

These things are 4 IThis shall be the service the burden of the sons of Ko'ch.3.30, Kohathites. of the sons of Kö'hath in the hath in the tabernacle of the Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. tabernacle of the congregation, congregation. about the most holy things:

16 TAnd to the office of E-le-ā- Ex.6.23, Eleazar, ch.16.37. 5 And when the camp setteth zar the son of Aâr'on the priest forward, Aâr'on shall come, and pertaineth the oil for the light, Ex.27.20, Oil (1). his sons, and they shall take and the sweet incense, and the Ex.30.1, Incense.

down the covering vail, and daily meat offering, and the Le.2.1, Meal-offerings. Ex.25.10, Ark (3), ch.10.35. cover the ark of testimony with anointing oil, and the oversight Ex.29.7, Anointing Oil. it:

of all the tabernacle, and of all Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. 6 And shall put thereo the that therein is, in the sanctuEx.25.5,Badgers' Skins,v.25. covering of badgers' skins, and ary, and in the vessels thereof. ch.3.31

, Holy Vessels. shall spread over it a cloth 17 TAnd the LORD spake unto Ex.28.31, Blue, ch.15.38. wholly of blue, and shall put Mo'şeş and unto Aâr'on, saying, p.p.Ex.25.13. in the staves thereof.

18 Cut ye not off the tribe of Ex.25.23, Table (2). 7 And upon the table of shew- the families of the Kōʻhath-ites ch.3.30, Kohathites, v.34.

bread they shall spread a cloth from among the Lē’vites:

of blue, and put thereon the 19 But thus do unto them, that Ex.25.29, Spoons.

dishes, and the spoons, and the they may live, and not die, when Ex.25.29, Bowls.

bowls, and covers to cover with- they approach unto the most Ex.25.30,Shewbread,1s.21.6. al: and the continual bread shall holy things: Aâr'on and his be thereon:

sons shall go in, and appoint

A Mogense and unta kaarrone, of badepera Skins, and put Yerine Ex.25.5, Badgers' Skins.

Service of the Gershonites.

NUMBERS, 4

Number of the Kohathites. them every one to his service with all their instruments, and and to his burden:

with all their service: and by p.p.1 S.6.19.

20 But they shall not go in to name ye shall reckon the inch.1.51, Exclusion (3), see when the holy things are struments of the charge of their (ch.16.40. covered, lest they die.

burden.
21 (And the LORD spake unto 33 This is the service of the
Mo'şeş, saying,

families of the sons of Me-rā'ri, ch.1.2, Census.

22 Take also the sum of the according to all their service, sons of Gēr'shăn, throughout in the tabernacle of the congrethe houses of their fathers, by gation, under the hand of Iththeir families;

a-mär the son of Aâr'on the p.p.1 Chr.23.3.

23 From thirty years old and priest.
upward until fifty years old 34 And Mōʻşeş and Aâr'on p.p.ch.3.19,27.
shalt thou number them; all and the chief of the congrega-
that enter in to perform the tion numbered the sons of the
service, to do the work in the Koʻhath-ītes after their fami- ch.3.30,Kohathites, ch.10.21.
tabernacle of the congregation. lies, and after the house of

24 This is the service of the their fathers, ch.3.25, Gershonites, v.38. families of the Gēr'shon-ites, to 35 From thirty years old and p.p.ch.8.26; Lu.3.23.

serve, and for burdens: upward even unto fifty years p.p.Ex.26.1-14.

25 And they shall bear the cur-old, every one that entereth Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. tains of the tabernacle, and the into the service, for the work

tabernacle of the congregation, in the tabernacle of the con

his covering, and the covering gregation: M Ex.25.5, Badgers' Skins, of the badgers' skins that is 36 And those that were num- ch.1.2, Census.'

(Eze.16.10. above upon it, and the hanging bered of them by their families

for the door of the tabernacle were two thousand seven hun-
of the congregation,

dred and fifty.
26 And the hangings of the 37 These were they that were
court, and the hanging for the numbered of the families of the
door of the gate of the court, Kö'hath-ites, all that might do
which is by the tabernacle and service in the tabernacle of the
by the altar round about, and congregation, which Mo'şeş and
their cords, and all the instru- Aâr'on did number according to
ments of their service, and all the commandment of the LORD
that is made for them: so shall by the hand of Mōʻşeş.
they serve.

38 TAnd those that were num-
27 At the appointment of Aar'- bered of the sons of Gēr'shăn, ch.3.25, Gershonites, ch.7.7.
on and his sons shall be all the throughout their families, and
service of the sons of the Gēr- by the house of their fathers,
shon-ites, in all their burdens, 39 From thirty years old and
and in all their service: and upward even unto fifty years
ye shall appoint unto them in old, every one that entereth in-
charge all their burdens. to the service, for the work in

28 This is the service of the the tabernacle of the congregaGe.46.11, Gershon. families of the sons of Gēr'shõn tion,

in the tabernacle of the congre- 40 Even those that were num

gation: and their charge shall bered of them, throughout their Ex.6.23, Ithamar.

be under the hand of Ith’a-mär families, by the house of their

the son of Aâr'on the priest. fathers, were two thousand and ch.3.36, Merarites, v.42. 29 TAs for the sons of Me-rā'ri, six hundred and thirty.

thou shalt number them after 41 These are they that were
their families, by the house of numbered of the families of the
their fathers;

sons of Gēr'shỏn, of all that p.p.Ge.41.46.

30 From thirty years old and might do service in the taberna- Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. upward even unto fifty years cle of the congregation, whom old shalt thou number them, Mo'şeş and Aâr'on did number every one that entereth into according to the commandment See Divine Commands, the service, to do the work of of the LORD.

(ch.1.2. the tabernacle of the congre- 42 (And those that were numgation.

bered of the families of the sons p.p.Ex.26.15.

31. And this is the charge of of Mê-rā'ri, throughout their ch.3.36. Merarites, ch.7.8.

their burden, according to all families, by the house of their Ex.25.8, Tabernacle. their service in the tabernacle fathers,

of the congregation; the boards 43 From thirty years old and
of the tabernacle, and the bars upward even unto fifty years
thereof, and the pillars thereof, old, every one that entereth
and sockets thereof,

into the service, for the work
32 And the pillars of the court in the tabernacle of the con-
round about, and their sockets, gregation,
and their pins, and their cords, 44 Even those that were num-

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