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standard formulations uniformly found in certain types of legal documents or news stories

thick plate iron used in the production of boilers

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We built FatFractal so that developers will constantly be delighted: they will find themselves creating efficient, elegant apps with 50 percent fewer lines of code, certainly no boilerplate code.
Language updates in the new version allow developers to be more efficient and more productive by reducing the amount of repetitive boilerplate code that needs to be written.
By integrating software innovations across Microsoft platforms and across the industry, XNA forms a common environment that liberates developers from spending too much time writing mundane, repetitive boilerplate code.
J2EE Component Wizards: To assist in the creation of J2EE components there is an EJB Wizard (creates and packages both Entity BMP and CMP and Session EJBs, build them from scratch or from an existing class or interface), a JSP Wizard (creates the boilerplate code for a JSP), a Servlet Wizard (generates a skeleton Servlet based on a template and generates boilerplate code for handling various content and request types) and a Java Class Wizard (creates the Java class outline).