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4:42pm Wed 27th Apr, Hanlin Z.

Hi sir, I do not 100% agree abbreviation for a country name is possible. If user try to search "Sudan", how the bash knows he/she is trying to search "Sudan" or "South Sudan"? As what u said, the bash will said multi hits, but it still not able to show user what they want (the info), since bash can not know it is a abbreviation or not. I have an idea that might solve this issue, try to find "Sudan" first, if there has a country called "Sudan" in the data set, the bash will show the info of "Sudan". otherwise, show info for other country which abbreviation matching "Sudan". but there will have another question, if we do so, when a user try to use "Sudan" as an abbreviation word, to search "South Sudan", not try to search "Sudan". at this time, the bash will match and return info of "Sudan" to the user. that is what they don't expect. so that is why i said I do not 100% agree abbreviation for a country name is possible, since always have some special cases might make ur program works to a wrong way.

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