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United States supreme court
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single character anywhere within a word.
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any order. Use "and not" to exclude words.
(alaska or canada) and
(adventure and not vacation)
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in any order.
California near university
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t: (title), d: (subject), N: (note), m: (media only),
and v: (search media and bibliographic data).
(a:twain) and (t:huck*)
(a:united and a:states) and (d:handicapped or d:disabled)