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\([\w:;'\"‘’\- /!]+\)
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gm
\( matches the character ( with index 4010 (2816 or 508) literally (case sensitive)
Match a single character present in the list below
[\w:;'\"‘’\- /!]
+ matches the previous token between one and unlimited times, as many times as possible, giving back as needed (greedy)
\w matches any word character (equivalent to [a-zA-Z0-9_])
:;'
matches a single character in the list :;' (case sensitive)
\" matches the character " with index 3410 (2216 or 428) literally (case sensitive)
‘’
matches a single character in the list ‘’ (case sensitive)
\- matches the character - with index 4510 (2D16 or 558) literally (case sensitive)
/!
matches a single character in the list /! (case sensitive)
\) matches the character ) with index 4110 (2916 or 518) literally (case sensitive)
Global pattern flags
g modifier: global. All matches (don't return after first match)
m modifier: multi line. Causes ^ and $ to match the begin/end of each line (not only begin/end of string)
Your regular expression does not match the subject string.

Regular Expression
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r"
"
gm

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