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Instances when characters dress up as animals (including if they're animals to begin with).

Picture Impersonator and Animal Production Notes
Akshar Kumar (20)
Akshar Kumar as a rabbit Galli Galli Sim Sim Akshar Kumar, Bollywood movie star from India, in one of his many movie roles.
Akshar Kumar (19)
Akshar Kumar as a tiger Galli Galli Sim Sim Akshar Kumar, Bollywood movie star from India, in one of his many movie roles.
Alan-Fly
Alan as a fly Sesame Street
Episode 4273
Alan posses as a fly to attract a frog for a princess to kiss.
AliceActress
Alice the Actress as a rabbit Sesame Street
Episode 2619
Alice the Actress appears on Hoots the Owl's talk show in her "Flopsy" costume from her play, The Three Sisters.
3853-14
Baby Bear as a monkey Sesame Street
episode 3853
Baby Bear helps Elmo bring the zoo to Maria.
Noimage
Baby Bear, Telly Monster and Elmo as cats Sesame Street
episode 3948
The three portray cats to keep Little Murray Sparkles company.
4028l
Baby Bear as a Honker Sesame Street
episode 4028
Elmo and Baby Bear cavort as species indigenous to Sesame Street.
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Baby Bear and Telly Monster as dogs Sesame Street
episode 4137
Baby Bear and Telly dress as dogs to try and lure the word "dog" back into their book.
Marvintheagent
A banana as a tiger Sesame Street A banana being asked to play the part of a tiger in a movie agency sketch.
Barkley-cow
Barkley as a cow Sesame Street
Episode 2367
As an experiment, Dr. Nobel Price places horns and a cowbell on Barkley, to see if he'll moo.
Noimage
Bats as cows Sesame Street 4-D Movie Magic The Count's bats play cows in his movie The Counting Kid Counts Again.
Bert-Ernie-SesamePlace-Halloween
Bert as a pigeon and Ernie as a duckie Sesame Place
The Count's Halloween Spooktacular
The park's Bert and Ernie walk-around characters dress-up as their favorite birds for Halloween.
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Bert as a caterpillar Sesame Street
Butterfly Pageant
Bert dresses up as a caterpillar for the pageant.
BertDeer
Bert as a deer Sesamstrasse
Die Grosse Sesamstrassen-Musikshow segment (EKA: Folge 2472)
As part of Finchen's song about the woods, Ernie dresses Bert up like a deer.
Sesamstrasse-DieGrosseMusikshow-CockBert
Bert as a rooster Sesamstrasse
Die Grosse Sesamstrassen-Musikshow segment (EKA: Folge 2475)
As part of Lena and the chickens' song about farm animals, Ernie dresses Bert up like a rooster.
BertShark
Bert as a shark Sesamstrasse
Die Grosse Sesamstrassen-Musikshow segment (EKA: Folge 2460)
Bert plays the shark in Samson's song about underwater.
Sesamstrasse-PferdAndBert-SwanLake
Bert as a swan Sesamstrasse
Die Grosse Sesamstrassen-Musikshow segment
In Pferd's song about dancing, Ernie dresses Bert up as a swan.
E&B-Sheep
Bert and Ernie as sheep Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures Duck Detectives Bert and Ernie pose as Veronica Lambshank's sheep cousins to get some information her friend, Matly.
Bigfish
Big Bird as "Big Fish" Sesame Street
episode 3161
Wolfgang the Seal chases fish explorer Wanda Cousteau all over the Street. Big Bird pretends to be Wanda's huge friend, Big Fish, to scare Wolfgang into leaving Wanda alone.
BigMeanCarl
Big Mean Carl as "Carl the Big Mean Bunny" Muppets Tonight
"Stand By Me"
Carl dresses as a bunny during the game show "Swift Wits" and as part of a violin act in episode 106. In "Stand By Me", he dons the same bunny ears to attract fellow rabbits so he can eat them.
BMCFrog
Big Mean Carl as a frog Muppets Tonight!
Episode 211
In a scene from Four Weddings and a Frog, Carl appears in a long line of frogs waiting to meet Andie, posing as one by going "Ribbit. Ribbit." One frog sees through his attempt and gets eaten.
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Bob as a bee The Perfect Thing Placido Flamingo sings about the perfect thing for bees to do.
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Bob as a chicken Episode 4063 Bob dances the "Clucky Clucky" to help Elmo fall asleep.
Bunnyhop2
Bunsen, Beaker and penguins as bunnies Muppetisms Bunsen and Beaker test a theory about bunnies.
Busterzebra
Buster the Horse as a zebra Learning About Letters Buster in stripes to demonstrate the letter Z.
Catdog
a cat as a dog The Jim Henson Hour
episode 104
A stunt-cat dresses as a dog in a behind-the-scenes feature for Dog City, failing to prove that the "thing" between cats and dogs is just a myth.
CatintheHatBirds
The Cat in the Hat and Little Cats A, B, and C as birds The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss
"The Cat in the Hat's First-First Day"
The Cat in the Hat and the Little Cats dress as birds to cheer Terrence McBird as he tries to fly.
Chickenmouse
a chicken as the Dormouse The Muppet Show
episode 506
An ordinary chicken with buckteeth, ears, and whisker playing the Alice in Wonderland Dormouse.
Cookiebunny
Cookie Monster as the Cookie Bunny Sesame Street Cookie Monster wearing long blue ears, small nose, whiskers, and buck teeth, until they fall out of his mouth as he "hides" his colorful cookies.
Cheshirecookie
Cookie Monster as the Cheshire Cat Abby in Wonderland Cookie Monster appears as the Cheshire Cookie Cat in the 2008 direct-to-DVD production.
Counterpillar
Count von Count as the Caterpillar Abby in Wonderland The Count plays the character as "The Counterpillar" (because he loves to count things).
Croquetteunicorn
Croquette as a unicorn Fraggle Rock
"We Love You, Wembley" (French version)
Doc straps a horn on Croquette, to pose for Madame Pontaven's crest.
Marchlion
a dancer as a lion The Fantastic Miss Piggy Show During the "Calendar Song," a chorus dancer appears as a lion, to demonstrate March. When he turns around, however, on his back is a Muppet-style lamb, who opens his mouth and bleats.
Moolah
Dinosaur as Moola the Cash Cow Dinosaurs
"Variations on a Theme Park"
A dinosaur teen dresses up as a cheerful cartoon cow.
Docasdog
Doc as Sprocket Fraggle Rock
"I Want to Be You"
Doc goes as his own dog to the society costume ball.
Earlasrigby
Earl Sinclair as Georgie Dinosaurs
"George Must Die"
Earl dresses up as Georgie the hippo.
Hopperfrog
Doc Hopper as a frog The Muppet Movie Doc Hopper portrays a frog in a commercial for Doc Hopper's French Fried Frog Legs
Cheshireteeth
Dr. Teeth as the Cheshire Cat The Muppet Show
episode 506
Another Alice in Wonderland portrayal, the regular Dr. Teeth head on a cat body and with ears.
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The Elephant as a penguin Sesame Street
Episode 3145
An elephant is seen dressed as a penguin during the penguin party at the Furry Arms.
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Elmo as a lion Sesame Street
episode 3853
Elmo dresses as a lion to bring the zoo to Maria.
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Elmo as a puppy Sesame Street
episode 3952
Elmo dresses as a puppy in a song.
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Elmo as a Dinger Sesame Street
episode 4028
Elmo and Baby Bear cavort as species indigenous to Sesame Street.
Elmoanimals
Elmo as a "chicken-kitten-cow-bunny" Sesame Street
episode 4032
Elmo dresses as every animal he can think of, rolled into one, to get a vet appointment with Gina and declare his love for her.
Elmocow
Elmo as a cow Sesame Street Elmo plays a silly cow who quacks in the song "Baby, Say It Loud."
ElmoSheep Elmo as a sheep Sesame Street Following a Count sketch where a delivery man dresses as a sheep, Elmo appears in a short tag, dressed as a sheep himself.
Elmo-wolf
Elmo as a wolf Sesame Street
episode 4095
Elmo and Zoe dress up as wolves for their Big Bad Wolf auditions.
Theredrabbit
Elmo as the White Rabbit Abby in Wonderland Elmo appears as the "Red" Rabbit in the 2008 direct-to-DVD production.
Elmo-Butterfly
Elmo as a butterfly Sesame Street
Episode 4268
Elmo pretends to be a butterfly to make friends with one.
Penguincostume
Eric the Parrot as a penguin The Muppet Show episode 507 When Eric the Parrot disguises himself as a penguin, he appears as any other Muppet penguin. However, he is actually wearing a penguin costume, under which he cannot wear his parrot suit for fear of wrinkling it.
Erniesheep
Ernie as a sheep "Journey to Ernie"
Season 35
Ernie poses as Little Bo Peep's sheep to evade Big Bird.
Fauxsheep
Fat Blue Delivery Man as a sheep Sesame Street When the sheep go on strike, The Count has a delivery man dress as a sheep, so he can count him and go to sleep.
Fay4
Fay Ray as a frog Sesame Street Fay dresses up as a frog or maybe Kermit the Dog.
Fay3
Fay Ray as a polka-dotted black insect Sesame Street Fay dresses up as a polka-dotted black insect.
Fay2
Fay Ray as a moose Sesame Street Fay dresses up as a moose, yak, or maybe a deer.
Finchenrooster
Finchen as a rooster Sesamstrasse
Folge 2398
The gang impersonates the Musicians of Bremen.
Floydcaterpillar
Floyd Pepper as the Caterpillar The Muppet Show
episode 506
Another Alice in Wonderland animal.
Noimage
Fluffinella as a French poodle Fraggle Rock
"Red's Blue Dragon"
Though not shown onscreen, Fluffinella attends Ms. Ardath's masquerade party as a French poodle.
Fozzielion
Fozzie Bear as a lion The Muppets Go to the Movies As the Cowardly Lion, from the Wizard of Oz sketch.
Ta-da
Fozzie Bear as a lion The Muppets' Wizard of Oz As the Cowardly Lion.
Baddog2
Frackles disguised as cute, furry animals The Muppet Show
episode 524
Three Frackle spies pose as animals to infiltrate Roger Moore's closing number, "Talk to the Animals".
Gonzobats
Gonzo as a bat Muppets Tonight
episode 108
Gonzo is costumed appropriately for a role in his own musical, "Bats."
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Gordon as a bird Sesame Street
episode 3354
Gordon dresses as Big Bird's Grandpa Bird after they discover that Grandpa Bird canceled his travel plans.
Gordon-wolf
Gordon as a wolf Sesame Street
episode 4095
Gordon acts as a temporary replacement for the Big Bad Wolf.
Grover-elephant
Grover as an elephant Sesame Street In a lecture on noses, Grover demonstrates with an elephant's trunk.
Grovermouse
Grover as a mouse A Muppet Family Christmas Grover plays the unstirring mouse in The Night Before Christmas pageant.
Groverpeacock
Grover as a peacock The Street We Live On Grover wears a peacock feather, possibly to match Ming.
Groverpuffin
Grover as a puffin Sesame Street episode 4109 Grover dresses as a puffin in a Global Grover segment about Iceland.
4123-28
Grover as a crow Sesame Street In a Global Grover segment, Grover shows how well a Polish scarecrow works by dressing as a crow and being scared by it.
Harvey
Harvey Korman as a chicken The Muppet Show
episode 110
Kermit puts Harvey in a white chicken suit.
Pagaent.butterfly
Herry as a butterfly Sesame Street
Butterfly Pageant
Herry dresses up as a butterfly for the pageant, wearing orange Monarch butterfly wings.
Herry-Fish
Herry Monster as a fish Sesame Street
Food Pageant
Herry plays a fish in a pageant about healthy food (though his mother made his costume too small).
Hudsonpig
Hudson as a pig The Muppet Show: Sex and Violence The astronaut poses as "Hudson," a pig butler.
JackBlackChicken
Jack Black as a chicken Sesame Street
Episode 4173
Jack Black dons an elaborate chicken disguise to fool Elmo while explaining the word "disguise."
Jasonalexanderbat
Jason Alexander as a bat Muppets Tonight
episode 108
Jason is costumed appropriately for a role in his own musical, "Bats."
Voightchicken
Jon Voight as a brown turkey The Muppet Show Live Voight performs with the chickens.
Kermit-Rabbit
Kermit as a rabbit Sesame Street News Flash sketch Reporting on rainy day activities, Mona shows how to pretend and makes Kermit pretend to be a rabbit.
Kermitcow
Kermit as a cow Sesame Street
Season 15
Kermit being switched to a cow after he and Gladys switch roles in a sketch in Season 15.
Froggo the dragon
Kermit as Frogo the Dragon Muppets Tonight
episode 207
Kermit as the dragon in Dennis Quaid's screen test of Dragonheart.
Frogzilla
Kermit as Frogzilla Muppets Tonight
episode 203
Kermit as the reptilian monster in a sketch The Hardy Pig Boys.
3129j Kevin Kline, Telly Monster and Colambo as chickens Sesame Street
episode 3129
Nick Chicken (Kline), Telly and Colambo disguise themselves as chickens to find find a mysterious chicken thief.
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Kids as zoo animals Sesame Street
episode 3853
Devon dresses as a giraffe, Sara as an elephant and Devon's rabbit as a leopard.
Leela-TRex
Leela as a tyrannosaurus rex Sesame Street
Episode 4313
Leela dresses up in a T-rex costume for a Letter of the Day Show, claiming to love the animal (and also because she wished to be on the show).
Margaret
"Margaret" as a chicken The Muppets Take Manhattan Gonzo's boat driver at the aquacade, in the same chicken suit from The Muppet Show.
Maria-queenbee
Maria as a queen bee Fiesta! Maria plays the queen bee to officiate at the fiesta carnival
Monty.penguin
Monty as a penguin Sesame Street
episode 3091
Monty dresses as a penguin for his new penguin school.
Natalie Portman 03
Natalie Portman and Elmo as elephants Sesame Street Natalie and Elmo play "The Princess and the Elephants" with a real Elephant.
Oscar.cat
Oscar the Grouch as the Cat Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf Oscar plays the role of the Peter and the Wolf cat.
OscarBug
Oscar the Grouch as a bug Sesame Street Episode 4175 Oscar and Slimey dress as bugs to make Slimey's new pet bug feel welcome.
Pferddonkey
Pferd as a donkey Sesamstrasse
Folge 2398
The gang impersonates the Musicians of Bremen.


Redflyingfish
Red Fraggle as a flying fish Fraggle Rock
Episode 103: Let the Water Run and
Episode 303: Boober and the Glob
Red dresses as a flying fish to dive into the pool.
3853-19
Rosita as a bear Sesame Street
episode 3853
Rosita helps Elmo bring the zoo to Maria.
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Rosita and Zoe as pigs Sesame Street
Episode 4004
Rosita and Zoe pretend to be pigs after wanting to be wolves to play Little Red Riding Hood.
Sally-bee
Sally Hagen as a bee Aliens in the Family Sally wears a bee costume to teach Bobut about the letter B.
Samsondog
Samson as a dog Sesamstrasse
Folge 2398
The gang impersonates the Musicians of Bremen.
Scredgilda
Scred as a bee Saturday Night Live Scred attired as Aunt Bee, for a Killer Bees sketch.
NatMuskrat
Shirley and Nat Muskrat as a horse Emmet Otter's Jug-band Christmas Shirley and Nat perform in a horse costume, which they can't seem to connect, at the talent contest.
SlimeyBug
Slimey the Worm as a bug Sesame Street Episode 4175 Oscar and Slimey dress as bugs to make Slimey's new pet bug feel welcome.


2412b
Mr. Snuffleupagus as a sheep Sesame Street Episode 2412 Snuffy dresses as a sheep for Meryl Sheep's production of "Little Bo Peep".
Ewhorse-snuffy
Mr. Snuffleupagus as a horse Elmo's World: Horses Snuffy appears at the end of Elmo's quiz, dressed as a horse in his cave.
Snuffy-dinosaur
Snuffy as a dinosaur Sesame Street Episode 4152 To assuage Elmo's grief at the dinosaurs' extinction, Snuffy dresses up so that Elmo may have a pet dinosaur.
Sprockethorse
Sprocket as a horse Fraggle Rock
"All Work and All Play"
Sprocket decides he wants to be a horse. Doc outfits him with a saddle and cellophane-attached horse shoes.
Sprocketdoberman
Sprocket as a doberman pinscher Fraggle Rock
"Red's Blue Dragon"
Sprocket does a vocal impression of a doberman, snarling at Doc, considering costume party ideas.
Sprocketelephant
Sprocket as an elephant Fraggle Rock
"Red's Blue Dragon"
Sprocket considers an elephant costume for Ms. Ardath's masquerade party.
Sprocketpoodle
Sprocket as a french poodle Fraggle Rock
"Red's Blue Dragon"
Sprocket ultimately goes to the costume ball as a yappy French poodle. (Fluffinella goes with the same costume.)
Sprocketcat
Sprocket as a cat Fraggle Rock
"Boober Gorg"
Sprocket pretending to be a cat, to comfort Ned in Fluffinella's absence.
StinkyElephant
Stinky the Skunk as an elephant The Animal Show
"Elephant & Hunting Dog"
Stinky dressed up as an elephant to keep himself cool by using the big ears to fan himself and trunk to suck up water through a pail.
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3525i
Suey as a bird and lamb Sesame Street Episode 3525 In an effort to make people like her, Suey the Pig dresses like a bird (like Big Bird) and a lamb (like Lamb Chop), but learns people will like her for who she is.
Swedishchefpig
The Swedish Chef as a pig Muppet Treasure Island When the Chef appears in a pig's nose as cook for the pig natives, a talking vegetable quips, "How else were we going to get him into this movie?"
Swedisheaster
The Swedish Chef as the Easter Bunny Donna's Day The chef in rabbit ears.
Tellyduck-yellow
Telly Monster as a duck Sesame Street Telly plays a silly, mooing duck in the song "Baby, Say It Loud."
Telly-elephant
Telly Monster as an elephant Sesame Street In a sketch about the power of the imagination, Telly imagines he's an elephant.
Telly=goat
Telly Monster as a goat Sesame Street In the same sketch, Telly imagines he's a goat.
Tellylion
Telly Monster as a lion Sesame Street In the same sketch, Telly imagines he's a lion.
Telly Lion. 3952
Telly Monster as a lion Sesame Street
Episode 3952
Telly Monster dresses up as a lion in a song.
Tellyduck
Telly Monster as the Duck Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf Telly plays the role of the duck, another Peter and the Wolf portrayal.
3145a
Telly Monster as a penguin Sesame Street
Episode 3145
Telly dresses as a penguin, as he was invited to the Penguin Party at the Furry Arms.
Thidwick-birthdaybird
Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose as The Birthday Bird The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss
"The Birthday Moose"
Thidwick impersonates the Birthday Bird since the Birthday Bird was captured in the ice.
Twoheadchicken
Two-Headed Monster as a two-headed chicken Sesame Street In a Journey to Ernie segment.
Unclemattpig
Uncle Traveling Matt as a pig Fraggle Rock
"I Want to Be You"
Matt dresses as a pig to fit in on a hog farm.
Undercover-penguin
Undercover Rover as a penguin Muppet Time Undercover Rover poses as a penguin to learn how they keep warm.
Noimage
Wembley as a fly Fraggle Rock
"Space Frog Follies"
Wembley dresses as a fly to attract a frog.
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Wolfgang the Seal as a penguin Sesame Street
Episode 3145
Wolfgang dresses up as a penguin to get into the Furry Arms' penguin party and scarf down their supply of fish.
Wollecat
Wolle as a cat Sesamstrasse
Folge 2398
The gang impersonates the Musicians of Bremen.
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Zoe as a tiger Sesame Street
episode 3159
Zoe explains that her tiger suit is her plan to avoid being tickled by Aunt Chloe.
ElmosMusicalAdventure.Peter
Zoe as the Bird Elmo's Musical Adventure: Peter and the Wolf Zoe plays the role of the Bird, another Peter and the Wolf animal.
Zoe-wolf
Zoe as a wolf Sesame Street
episode 4095
Elmo and Zoe dress up as wolves for their Big Bad Wolf auditions.
Zoe-mousey
Zoe as the Dormouse Abby in Wonderland A miniature version of the Zoe puppet was created specifically for this direct-to-DVD film.

Illustrated Impersonations

Book.babiestales
Baby Fozzie as a lion Muppet Babies' Classic Children's Tales As the Cowardly Lion, from the Wizard of Oz story.
Babyfozzie-marchhare
Baby Fozzie as the March Hare Muppet Babies Storybook Calendar 1990 A photo puppet of Baby Fozzie appears as the March Hare at the Mad Tea-Party in the 1990 Muppet Babies Storybook Calendar and the companion book Muppet Babies' Classic Children's Tales.
Ssmag.199106
Bert as a cat Sesame Street Magazine cover, June 1991 Bert dressed as a cat.
Bertpigeon
Bert as a pigeon Sesame Street Halloween card Bert dresses up as a pigeon to go trick-or-treating.
Bert halloween costume
Bert as a pigeon The Sesame Street Dictionary Bert dresses up as a pigeon for Halloween.
Betty lou tiger
Betty Lou as a Tiger Sesame Street storybook Happy and Sad, Grouchy and Glad Betty Lou dresses up as a Tiger for a pageant.
Bigaligator
Big Bird as an alligator Sesame Street Halloween card Big Bird dresses up as an alligator to go trick-or-treating.
Thelittleredhen
Cookie Monster as a cow, Ernie as a dog, Bert as a hen, Grover as a Sheep, Herry as a pig The Little Red Hen Dressed in character for a Sesame Street Pageant.
Peterandthewolfmusic
Cookie Monster as the Wolf The Sesame Street Players Present Peter and the Wolf Dressed in character for a Sesame Street Pageant.
Mayhem.dogs
The Electric Mayhem as dogs The Muppet Show Comic Book: Muppet Mash Animal, Dr. Teeth, Janice, Floyd, and Zoot dress as dogs for Howlin' Jack Talbot's song, "Doggone Dallas Blues".
Erniebug
Ernie as a Twiddlebug Sesame Street Halloween card Ernie dresses up as a Twiddlebug to go trick-or-treating.
Ssmag.199106
Ernie as a butterfly Sesame Street Magazine cover, June 1991 Ernie dressed as a butterfly.
Cat fish
Elmo as a fish, Telly Monster as a cat Sesame Street storybook Happy and Sad, Grouchy and Glad Dressed in character for a Sesame Street Pageant.
Magazine.look-in29
Fozzie Bear as a lion Look-in As the Cowardly Lion, from the front cover of the 1981 issue of Look-in.
Wizardofoz-lookandfind
Fozzie Bear as a lion Look and Find Muppets As the Cowardly Lion, from the "Wizard of Oz" page.
Piggy.bear
Miss Piggy as a bear The Muppet Show Comic Book: Family Reunion issue #6 Miss Piggy dresses in a bear costume to help raise money for Robin.
Oscartheworlf
Oscar the Grouch as a wolf Sesame Street storybook Ernie and His Merry Monsters Oscar is auditioning for the role of The Big Bad Wolf.
Goldilocks pag
Ernie, Bert, and Herry Monster as The Three Bears The Sesame Street Dictionary A Sesame Street Pageant featured the trio dressed as the fabled bears.

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