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<?xml version="1.0"?>
  <parse title="Citizendium Pilot:Sandbox" revid="100052712" displaytitle="Citizendium Pilot:Sandbox">
    <text xml:space="preserve">&lt;div class=&quot;redirectMsg&quot;&gt;&lt;p&gt;Redirect to:&lt;/p&gt;&lt;ul class=&quot;redirectText&quot;&gt;&lt;li&gt;&lt;a href=&quot;/wiki?title=CZ:Sandbox&amp;amp;redirect=no&quot; title=&quot;CZ:Sandbox&quot;&gt;CZ:Sandbox&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/li&gt;&lt;/div&gt;
NewPP limit report
CPU time usage: 0.006 seconds
Real time usage: 0.008 seconds
Preprocessor visited node count: 0/1000000
Preprocessor generated node count: 2/1000000
Post‐expand include size: 0/4194304 bytes
Template argument size: 0/4194304 bytes
Highest expansion depth: 0/40
Expensive parser function count: 0/1000

&lt;!-- Saved in parser cache with key cz:pcache:idhash:100009861-0!*!*!*!*!*!* and timestamp 20190618170148 and revision id 100052712
    <langlinks />
    <categories />
      <pl ns="100" exists="" xml:space="preserve">CZ:Sandbox</pl>
    <templates />
    <images />
    <externallinks />
    <sections />
    <iwlinks />
    <properties />