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1 OpenAI's ChatGPT AI language model, response to question from author, 7 February, 2023.
In a conversation with a colleague from the School of Theology (Michael Owen 2002, oral communication, 7th August)...
...the new research projects in anthropology were discussed in an email from Paul Smith, received on February 5, 2000.
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As stated in a letter from B.J. Samuels, MD, in July 2002...
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