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"Possible dulicate" vs "Does this answer your question"

@ArnonWeinberg commented in Is there any evidence of a biologically predetermined, gendered psyche? that it is a possible duplicate of another question rather than close-vote it. Possible duplicate ...
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What should we do about our close review queue?

TLDR: Many questions are not reviewed by enough users to accumulate sufficient votes to close, and as a result, what few close votes are cast, end up aging away and are effectively wasted. I expect ...
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Question on hold for a different reason to the reason I gave

This is in relation to How does this Anamorphic illusion work? I noticed there were several votes to close for an "unclear question" and when I voted, I voted to migrate to PhysicsSE. However when I ...
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What questions should be considered primarily opinion-based?

There is a question on the possibility of a cognitive advantage to dreaming, and whilst I was reviewing the question, before I could type and post my comment on it, the post was put on hold based on ...
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Why is the only off-topic option CS.meta?

In voting to close, why is the only off-topic option the CS.meta? That forces "off-topic" to mean the much more specific and less useful "on-topic in meta"!
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Votes to re-close when a question has been closed and then re-opened by a moderator?

Sometimes a question is closed. Then the question is improved, so a moderator re-opens the question. However, the moderator is mindful that others may not see the improved question as worthy of re-...
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Users with reputation above 500 are able to vote to close on Beta sites

For those of you that are active members of Stack Overflow and the other "established" (non-Beta) sites on the network, you probably know that it takes 3000 reputation to cast a close vote on a ...