The American Psychological Association (APA) style is a standardized set of rules and guidelines that provide both writers and readers with consistency and clarity.  APA style emphasizes conciseness and precision and provides guidelines for removing bias in language.  Moreover, APA citation rules enable writers to acknowledge the source of their information and document their research.

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