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    Chemical Evidence of a Merger in the SMC

    The authors propose that the Fe/H ratio in the Small Cloud is best explained by a distant merger ~ 7.5 Gyr ago, and that a similar blip in the Large Cloud may yield to further studies. see:http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/...906.3545v1.pdf
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