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Template:Lead rewrite

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Usage

Place {{Lead rewrite|date=April 2020}} at the top of articles where the lead section needs to be rewritten.

Please give the reason re-write is needed on the talk page or in the reason parameter, like this:

{{Lead rewrite|reason=It is a jumble of sentence fragments}}

{{Lead rewrite|reason=No definition is provided}}

Notes

TemplateData

A banner to indicate that a lead section of article needs to be rewritten.

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Datedate

Month and year when the template was added to the article

Example
November 2018
Auto value
{{SUBST:CURRENTMONTHNAME}} {{SUBST:CURRENTYEAR}}
Stringrequired


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