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Yes, I think it's the structural approach which tends to get most focus in the plurality debate. That is about ensuring, through media ownership and concentration rules, that there are, if you like, enough news providers in any particular market. So structural approaches might include things like caps on the number of media outlets you can own as a company or as an individual -- so, for example, a number of television stations or number of newspapers -- or they could involve caps on market share -- so the amount of the newspaper market in terms of readership or revenues.

So a couple of different approaches, but essentially they are measures designed to influence the structure of the industry and the number of players in it.

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