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<*img.*\/>(.*)
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img
<
matches the character < with index 6010 (3C16 or 748) literally (case insensitive)
img
matches the characters img literally (case insensitive)
.
matches any character (except for line terminators)
* matches the previous token between zero and unlimited times, as many times as possible, giving back as needed (greedy)
\/ matches the character / with index 4710 (2F16 or 578) literally (case insensitive)
> matches the character > with index 6210 (3E16 or 768) literally (case insensitive)
1st Capturing Group
(.*)
.
matches any character (except for line terminators)
* matches the previous token between zero and unlimited times, as many times as possible, giving back as needed (greedy)
Global pattern flags
i modifier: insensitive. Case insensitive match (ignores case of [a-zA-Z])
m modifier: multi line. Causes ^ and $ to match the begin/end of each line (not only begin/end of string)
g modifier: global. All matches (don't return after first match)
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/
/
img

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