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### GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
Version 3, 29 June 2007
Copyright (C) 2007 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
<http://fsf.org/>
Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this
license document, but changing it is not allowed.
10 
11  This version of the GNU Lesser General Public License incorporates the
12  terms and conditions of version 3 of the GNU General Public License,
13  supplemented by the additional permissions listed below.
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15  #### 0. Additional Definitions.
16 
17  As used herein, "this License" refers to version 3 of the GNU Lesser
18  General Public License, and the "GNU GPL" refers to version 3 of the
19  GNU General Public License.
20 
21  "The Library" refers to a covered work governed by this License, other
22  than an Application or a Combined Work as defined below.
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24  An "Application" is any work that makes use of an interface provided
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29  A "Combined Work" is a work produced by combining or linking an
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121  #### 5. Combined Libraries.
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