Template:Introductory article

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This article is a non-technical introduction to the subject. For the main encyclopedia article, see [[{{{1}}}]].
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This template should be used on articles that serve as general introductions to some technical topic, also known as trampoline articles. It takes one input variable, the title of the main encyclopaedia article. For example,

{{Introductory article|Quantum mechanics}} produces:

This article is a non-technical introduction to the subject. For the main encyclopedia article, see Quantum mechanics.

For the main article, place {{See introduction}} at the top.

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For templates identifying potential issues with an article's introductory lead section, see Category:Introduction cleanup maintenance templates or Wikipedia:Template_messages/Cleanup#Introduction.