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- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references (include DOI) have been provided.
- The submission follow strictly the style and format provided in the sample article.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
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