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WMD unable to render markup inside words
Bolding words that include an underscore doesn't work

If in a Stack Overflow question or answer text area I write


and then attempt to emphasise the 'un' prefix, by selecting those two letters and pushing the 'I' button on the toolbar, it just shows up as


Of course, I'd expect the italic button to give me some syntax that renders as


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marked as duplicate by kiamlaluno, Arjan, Toon Krijthe, Josh Caswell, ben is uǝq backwards Sep 10 '12 at 20:32

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

See the answer given from Jeff Atwood for that question. – kiamlaluno Sep 10 '12 at 19:15
@kiamlaluno These questions aren't duplicates. If a part of Jeff's answer addresses this question, it should be mentioned in an answer here. – Adam Sep 10 '12 at 19:17

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