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TRUNCATION:  use * at the root of a word to find variable endings

This example will find ADOLESCENT  ADOLESCENCE, etc.

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PHRASE SEARCHING:  use " " around two or more words to narrow search to a phrase

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Combine SYNONYMS with OR;  Combine multiple concepts with AND

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