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Search Terms and Conventions

Boolean connectors
Entering more than one word will narrow or broaden the scope of the search:

  • Connecting two words with and narrows the scope of the search
    "woman" and "man" - finds questions containing both words
  • Connecting two words with or broadens the scope of the search
    "woman" or "man" - finds questions containing either word
  • Connecting two words with and not also narrows the scope of the search
    "woman" and not "man" - finds questions containing the word woman, but not man

Phrases
To search for an exact phrase enclose the words in order inside quotation marks (such as "united we stand").

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