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We have attempted to steer clear of unnecessary legal verbiage. Our hope is that you understand that we are simply trying to protect our rights so that we may allow you access to the content available on the MetisNet site. If you do not wish to be bound by this Agreement after you have read it, please leave the site. If you remain at this site, or return thereafter, you agree to be bound by this Agreement.
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