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This Wiki is an online open-content collaborative effort. The articles have been written by volunteer authors. The nature of the Wiki allows anyone to alter and extend the content. Please be aware that nothing found here has necessarily been reviewed by professionals with the expertise necessary to provide you with complete, accurate or reliable information.

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Thank you for taking the time to read this page, and please enjoy your use of the CFD Wiki here at CFD Online.

This text was originally based upon the general disclamer in Wikipedia

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