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Why was this question on phrase usage closed?

I recently asked the question Is the phrase “final solution” used in the field of software development? on the site. While the first version of the question was poorly worded, it was then edited to ...
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What is the dividing line between a low-rep user and a high-rep user in negating/not negating upvotes when his account is closed?

A high-rep user recently closed his account, with no effect on my rep. (I am sorry to see him go.) I know that he gave me at least several upvotes and at least one acceptance. When low-rep users ...
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Should I down-vote an accurate answer that lacks references?

I commented on this answer to a question about the long-ago evolution of the thorn (þ) into a "y". @Jon Hanna answered the question very well, with an answer that is, to my knowledge, ...
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Should up/down voting be disabled on closed questions?

Not to be confused with How do votes work on closed questions? This isn't a question of what the current rules are, but rather a request to consider if it should be this way. Admittedly, I thought of ...
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Vote counts for all my comments

Is there a page where I can find all my comments along with their vote count?
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Why is this question not GR?

Why is this question not GR? What phrase is “o'clock” contracting? See: o'clock Of or according to the clock: three o'clock. and: o'clock c.1720, abbreviation of of the clock (...
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Is there any way to check which of my posts on meta was upvoted?

When I hover the cursor over my username on this site, a small box comes up giving 'votes, votes cast...' for the last day, week and month. If I see a +1 in the first row , is there any way to check ...
5 votes
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Why does our vote limit change?

Just the other day I could cast 38 votes, then yesterday I could only do 32. Is there a factor affecting our vote limits? Perhaps like saving-up?
5 votes
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What is the daily limit for comment votes?

I just tried to vote a comment, but I got the following message. Daily vote limit reached; vote again in 8 hours. Does that mean there is a limit for the comment votes, or does the message simply ...
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Tactical down votes?

On How to pronounce 'router'? my answer has been down voted from a user who answered to the same question, and who first commented my answer with a link to a link to a pronunciation file present in ...