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<noinclude>{{Template}}
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'''A "deletion" flag used to indicate irrelevant or unhelpful content.'''
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====Usage====
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This template should be added at the beginning of articles or sections being considered for deletion. Ensure to cite specific concerns with the first argument and possibly also on the flagged article's discussion page.
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<nowiki>{{Deletion|reason}}</nowiki>
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You can override the default discussion page with a second optional argument:
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<nowiki>{{Deletion|reason|Talk:Alternative Page}}</nowiki>
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You can point to a specific section in the default talk page with the named {{ic|section}} parameter:
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<nowiki>{{Deletion|reason|section}}</nowiki>
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Flagged pages can be found in [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Template:Deletion]]. If in disagreement, users should counter arguments in favour of deletion or expand/correct offending material to prevent the page being removed entirely.
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{{Note|The talk page is linked throgh an external link: this is to avoid polluting [[Special:WantedPages]] when the talk page doesn't exist.}}
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====Example====
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<nowiki>{{Deletion|This is just a demonstration template.}}</nowiki>
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{{Deletion|This is just a demonstration template.}}</noinclude><includeonly>{{Message_box
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|id              = deletion
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|signal          = [[Image:Tango-user-trash-full.png]]
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|heading        = This article or section is being considered for deletion.
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|message        = '''Reason:''' {{{reason|{{{1|{{Unexplained Status Template}}}}}}}} ([{{fullurl:{{{talk|{{{2|{{TALKPAGENAME}}#{{{section|}}}}}}}}}}} Discuss])}}</includeonly>
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