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eg. Harry +Potter
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If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
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If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
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If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
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NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
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