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      <p ns="0" title="API:bin/import subjects" snippet="Please see the main documentation for the &lt;span class=&#039;searchmatch&#039;&gt;meaning&lt;/span&gt; of these fields.&#10;The fields have the same &lt;span class=&#039;searchmatch&#039;&gt;meaning&lt;/span&gt; as described for the ASCII format, with the following variations. The name &#10;" size="6088" wordcount="983" timestamp="2013-01-22T09:57:21Z" />
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      <p ns="0" title="EPrints4 Status" snippet="* The following properties are now core (&lt;span class=&#039;searchmatch&#039;&gt;meaning&lt;/span&gt; that EPrints will automatically add appropriate fields, set/update/remove d&#10;" size="3921" wordcount="575" timestamp="2018-09-11T23:53:22Z" />
      <p ns="0" title="IRStats 2 Technical Documentation" snippet="However these two roles are given to the &amp;quot;public&amp;quot; by default, &lt;span class=&#039;searchmatch&#039;&gt;meaning&lt;/span&gt; that anyone can view and/or export the stats. You can comment out these lin&#10;" size="24233" wordcount="3399" timestamp="2018-08-30T06:53:47Z" />
      <p ns="0" title="Coversheets" snippet="...erlying representing of the whole tag being broken up by styling elements, &lt;span class=&#039;searchmatch&#039;&gt;meaning&lt;/span&gt; that the coversheet package will not be able to find these tags to substitu&#10;" size="13771" wordcount="2117" timestamp="2017-06-02T13:40:57Z" />
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