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    Rework count-words-region. New command count-words. · b2b0776e
    Chong Yidong authored
    See discussion at http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-devel/2011-10/msg00193.html
    * lisp/simple.el (count-words-region): Always count in the region.
    Report the number of lines and characters too.
    (count-words): New command, which counts in the buffer if the
    region is inactive, as count-words-region used to.
    (count-words--message): New function.  Handle plurals.
    (count-lines-region): Make it an alias for count-words-region.
    * lisp/bindings.el (esc-map): Replace count-lines-region with
    * doc/emacs/basic.texi (Position Info): Omit page commands.  Document
    count-words-region and count-words.
    * doc/emacs/text.texi (Pages): Move what-page documentation here.
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