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MAWL/MAVL highlighter Find medical academic words from two different lists

This tool combines the two medical academic highlighters found on the website, namely the MAWL highlighter and the MAVL highlighter. Enter the text in the box below then choose which highlighter you want to use. Once you have used one highlighter, you can continue to use the other one to highlight words from the other list.

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