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Python is an interpreted, high-level, general-purpose programming language.

By default, the end-of-life is scheduled 5 years after the first release, but can be adjusted by the release manager of each branch. Python 3.9+ cannot be used on Microsoft Windows 7 or earlier versions. Last Windows 7 installable version is Python 3.8 series.

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