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- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The manuscript was prepared using the JOSET manuscript template in Microsoft Word file format and have adhered to the guidelines therein.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
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