Markdown is a simplified markup language that allows creation of the basic structure in a document quickly and with least amount of meta information.

Headings a denoted using lines starting with #s, with the number of # denoting the level of a heading.

A basic example of a markdown file
# A Level 1 Heading

Normal text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.

## Level 2 Heading

More normal text.

### Level 3 Heading


# Another Level 1 Heading

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