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National Building Code PD 1096

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2.70m
maximum height of a combustible stand

0.85m
maximum spacing for seats in a chair type measurement from back to back

1:8
maximum line of travel to an exit of an aisle

0.84m
in standard seating, the minimum spacing of rows from back to back

0.45m
minimum width of any seat

1.30sq.m.
minimum area of a double acting door view panel

0.70m
minimum clear width of an exit doorway

1.20m
maximum width of an exit door leaf

1.10m
minimum width of an exit corridor

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2
minimum number of exit for floors above the first storey having an occupant load of more than ten.

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3
minimum number of exit for occupant load 599-999

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0.30m
minimum downward projection of a draft curtain

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2.50sq.m
maximum area of an attic made of combustible materials

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1.80m
maximum center to center spacing of a draft sprinkler

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7.50sq.m.
maximum area of an attic made of incombustible materials

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GA 18
standard gauge for metal hood in barbeques

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300mm / 0.30m
minimum height of siamese connection above grade

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300mm / 0.30m
standard maximum distance of standpipe from an opening in a stairway

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200mm / 0.20m
minimum wall thickness of a fireplace

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2
minimum number of exit for a projection room

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600mm / 0.60m
minimum extension of a chimney above roof

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2 / 50mm
minimum space between walls of a masonry chimney above the roof

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12mm / 0.12m
minimum glass thickness used for floors

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400mm / 0.40m
maximum distance of one row of seat to the next

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3
minimum number of exits for stand within a building serving an occupant load of 300

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0.90m
minimum height of a guardrail located in front of the grandstand

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0.28m
minimum width of a run in a standard stair

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0.75m
minimum spacing for seats with backrests measured from back to back

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0.60m
minimum spacing for seats without backrest measured from back to back

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10.70 lux
minimum intensity for exit sign lights

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1.10m
minimum width of side aisles

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300mm / 0.30m
minimum increase in width of aisles for every linear meter

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800mm / 0.80m
minimum width of an aisle serving only one side

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50% of lot area


open space requirement for an interior lot

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10% of lot area


open space requirement for a corner lot or through lot

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inner court
bounded on all sides or around its periphery by building lines

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750mm / 0.75m
minimum stair width for a residence

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1.20sq.m.
standard minimum area of a toilet

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1.50m
minimum dimension of a kitchen

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1.00sq.m
minimum area for vent shafts

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3.00cu.m
air space requirement per person in a school room

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14.00cu.m
air space requirement per person in a habitable room

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300sq.mm / 0.30sq.m
minimum area of a duct opening

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300mm / 0.30m
maximum projection beyond the property line of a footing along the national road

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2.40m
minimum depth of a footing projection beyond the property line along a national road

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3.00m
minimum clearance of a canopy or marquee from a sidewalk

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0.90m
minimum stair width for an occupant load that is less than 50

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1.20m
minimum width of a temporary walkway

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3.00m
minimum clearance of an arcade above the sidewalk

50

setback
the vacant space left between the building and the lot lines which is less than 2.00m in width

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2.00m
minimum dimension of a court

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1.20m
minimum width of passageway connecting a street to a court

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12.00cu.m
standard air space requirement per person for factories

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1.80m
minimum head clearance for a mezzanine

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0.30cu.m
air supply per person per minute for auditoriums

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10% of floor area


minimum total area of a window or an opening for a room without artificial ventilation

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0.60m
minimum dimension for a vent shaft

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300mm / 0.30m
minimum horizontal clearance of the curb line to the outermost edge of the marquee

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2.40m
minimum clearance of the lowest portion of an awning to the ground

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2.40m
minimum height of a construction fence

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600kg/m
minimum live load bearing capacity of a construction canopy

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1.00m
minimum height of a protective railing in construction

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120kg/m
minimum wind load capacity capacity for roofs for vertical projections

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0.90m
maximum height of a handrail above the stair head

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2.70m
minimum ceiling height for naturally ventilated rooms

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1.20m
maximum dimension of a stair landing

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1:10
maximum slope of an exit court

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250mm / 0.25mm
minimum width of a run for a circular stair

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2.00m
minimum headroom clearance for any stair

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1:8
maximum slope for exit passageway

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1.20m
maximum height of a siamese connection above ground

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6.00m
maximum distance of any portion of a building from the nozzle of a 23m firehose

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2
minimum number of exit for any stage

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1.20m
minimum extension of a proscenium wall above the roof proscenium - the front part of the stage on an ancient Greek or Roman theater upon which the actors performed; the arch that separates the stage from the auditorium
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750mm / 0.75m
minimum width of a stair in a stage egress

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1.20m
maximum length of jalousie

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900mm / 0.90m
minimum width of an exit in a stage

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2.50m
minimum lateral bracing for skylights

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show window
a store window in which goods are displayed

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1.20m
maximum width of a business sign

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1.00m
minimum distance of any sign from any electrical post or telephone wire

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10% of lot area


minimum open space requirement for an open lot

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300mm / 0.30m
minimum size of entrance tread for an entrance or exit step

84

1:10
maximum slope for an entrance or exit step

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2
minimum number of steps for an entrance or exit stair

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1:125 sq.m of GFA


office building parking ratio

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2.40m x 5.00m
standard size of a perpendicular parking slot

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1:10 bedrooms
hotel parking ratio

89

1:25 beds
hospital building parking ratio

90

60.00m
maximum distance of a handicapped parking space from the facility being served

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1:5 classrooms
college or university parking ratio

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1:50sq.m
theater, cinema, auditorium and stadium parking ratio

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4
minimum number of wheelchair seating space for 51-300 seating capacity auditoriums

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0.90m
minimum width of a drop curb

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1.10m x 1.40m
minimum dimension of an accessible elevator

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30.00m
maximum distance of an accessible elevator from the building entrance

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3.70m
minimum width of a parking slot for the disabled

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200mm / 0.20m
minimum run of stair for group A dwelling (residential)

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2.10m
minimum ceiling height from 3rd floor to succeeding floors with artificial ventilation

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6.00sq.m
minimum area of rooms for human habitation

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30mm / 0.03m
least dimension of an air duct

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500mm / 0.50m
maximum encroachment of a foundation into a public sidewalk

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0.75m
width of wheelchair

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0.70m - 1.20m
comfortable reach of persons confined to a wheelchair, is from ____m to ____m.

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0.74m
comfortable clearance for knee and leg space under the table/ counter for a person in a wheelchair.

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safety
AROUWSE

the basic planning requirements of BP A-Accessibility 344 are: accessibility, reachability, R-Reachability orientation, usability, workability, O-Orientation U-Usability efficiency and _______.
W-Workability S-Safety E-Efficiency

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number of wheelchair seating for an assembly with seating capacity of 51300

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RA 7277
magna carta for the disabled

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corridor
a long interior passageway providing access to several rooms.

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curb
a raised rim of concrete, stone or metal which forms the edge of a street, sidewalks, etc.

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750mm / 0.75m
minimum distance of edge of roof eaves to property line

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6.00m
maximum height of spires

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2.00m
side setback for inside lot

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250mm / 0.25m
minimum thickness of footing

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600mm / 0.60m
minimum depth of footing

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200kg/sq.m
minimum live load for ground floor

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150kg/sq.m
minimum live load for second floor

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130kg/sq.m
minimum wind load for roofs

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750mm / 0.75m
minimum width of stairs

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200mm / 0.20m
measurement of riser of stairs for group A dwellings

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200mm / 0.20m
minimum run of stairs for group A dwellings

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2.40m
ceiling height for room with artificial ventilation

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2.70m
ceiling height for room with natural ventilation

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2.70m
ceiling height for ground floor (group A dwelling)

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2.40m
ceiling height for second floor (group A dwelling)

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1.80m
ceiling height for mezzanine floor (group A dwelling)

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2.10m
minimum headroom clearance

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6.00sq.m
minimum size of rooms

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2.00m
minimum room dimension

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3.00sq.m
minimum size of kitchen

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1.50m
minimum dimension of kitchen

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1.20sq.m
minimum size of toilet and bath

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0.90m
minimum dimension of toilet and bath

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3.00cu.m
air space/volume requirement per person in a school

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12.00cu.m
air space/volume requirement per person in offices, factories and workshops

136

14.00cu.m
air space/ volume requirement per person for habitable rooms

137

2.00m
minimum horizontal dimension of a court

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1.20m
minimum width of an inner court

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0.30m / 300mm
minimum dimension of an air duct

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0.30sq.m
minimum cross section area of an air duct

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1.80m
maximum center to center distance of a sprinkler head

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45.00m
maximum distance to exit for structure without sprinkler system

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60.00m
maximum distance to exit for structure with sprinkler system

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between 0.80m - 0.90m


handrail height for fire exits

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2 hours
minimum fire resistance rating for enclosure walls

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2 hours
minimum fire resistance rating for smoke-proof enclosures

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0.90m
height of guard rails

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30 deg
angle of guard rails

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0.30m
minimum clearance above street surface or level of court of duct or intake

150

0.60m
minimum dimension of vent shafts

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1.20m
maximum width of exit door leaf

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1.10m
minimum width of exit corridor

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1300sq.cm / 0.13sq.m
minimum view panel for double acting exit door leaf

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0.10sq.m
minimum cross section area of vent shaft per 1.00m height beyond 1.00m

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0.60sq.m
minimum area of attic opening

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0.60m
minimum dimension of attic opening

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0.80m
minimum headroom clearance for attic above access opening

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2
minimum number of exits for mezzanine area 185.00sq.m and least dimension of 18.00m

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0.90m
minimum width of exit door leaf

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0.20m
maximum width reduced by handrails and fully-opened doors to balconies and corridors

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1.10m
minimum width of stairs serving more than 50 occupants

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750mm / 0.75m
minimum width of stairs serving less than 10 occupants

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100mm / 0.10m
maximum reduction of stair width due to trim and handrail

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150mm / 0.15m
minimum run of a winding stair

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300mm / 0.30m
maximum run of a winding stair

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5mm / 0.005m
allowable tolerance in the rise and run of every step

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3.00m
width of stair requiring an intermediate handrail

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1.00m
minimum width of aisle serving both sides

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7
maximum number of seats between the wall and the aisle

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0.30m / 300mm
maximum distance between the back of a seat and the seat behind it

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