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[address ] d [buffer ]

Delete the lines included in address . If buffer is specified, save or append the text to the named buffer. Buffer names are the lowercase letters a-z. Uppercase names append text to the buffer.


:/Part I/,/Part II/-1d  Delete to line above "Part II"

:/main/+d               Delete line below "main"

:.,$d                   Delete from this line to last line

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