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SQL Reference

Release 2 (9.2)

October 2002

Part No. A96540-02

Oracle9i SQL Reference, Release 2 (9.2)

Part No. A96540-02

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Primary Author: Diana Lorentz

Contributing Author: Joan Gregoire

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