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Furthermore, is synonymized into .

I can't imagine any reason for treating differently from . It should also be a synonym of .

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    Makes sense, [database-backup] and [backup] are already synonyms too. Commented Jul 28, 2015 at 19:47
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    There's probably more cases where [database-something] and [something] should be synonyms... Commented Jul 28, 2015 at 19:52
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    @Colin mention them in The Heap and I'll action them right away - the whole community synonym thing is broken imo. Commented Jul 28, 2015 at 20:29
  • I agree. I'd like to propose some synonyms too, but I can't because I have no cred. Well, not enough cred on the tags that require synonyms. Commented Jul 28, 2015 at 21:11

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Yes, I think it should, thanks for bring it up.

I've done the merge and created the synonym: https://dba.stackexchange.com/tags/restore/synonyms

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    Agreed. Clearly they are one-and-the-same for all intents-and-purposes.
    – Hannah Vernon Mod
    Commented Jul 28, 2015 at 19:49

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