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There's a bit of strange synonym relationship with these tags on Stack Overflow:

I was about to suggest , but that doesn't work:

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If and are synonymous for tagging purposes, and and likewise, surely we can get a bit of transitivity going on here, hyphen notwithstanding?

Now with new and improved error popup:

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And trying to do this opposite is even more instructive (or not?):

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closed as off-topic by Shadow Wizard, ɥʇǝS, Martijn Pieters, Monica Cellio, mmyers Jul 17 '14 at 16:20

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Hmmm; an edit was done here just now, but no hand-drawn circles were added. Y u no add hand-drawn circles?!?! ;) – Andrew Barber Mar 18 '13 at 11:43
i add flashy thing. ok naow? kthks – Mat Mar 18 '13 at 11:47
Oooh! Yes, definitely!! – Andrew Barber Mar 18 '13 at 11:48
woah flashy thing!1!!1!!one!! must upvote – Doorknob Mar 18 '13 at 13:03
1.25 times: more than once, less than twice. – Javier Dec 26 '13 at 13:07

This highlights a known bug with the tag synonym system. I just had to deal with it in my synonym request. It'll take a moderator to implement the needed changes.

I agree that should rule them all.

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