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Unstructured Abstracts 

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For other major manuscripts, include a conventional unstructured abstract of no more than 150 words. Abstracts are not required for opinion pieces, letters, and special features such as news articles. Consult the journal’s instructions for authors for special requirements in individual publications.

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