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    Hvað þýðir „vísaðu til höfundar“?
    Síðan sem þú komst frá hefur innifalin lýsigögn um notkunarleyfi, þar á meðal um það hvernig höfundurinn vill láta vísa til sín við endurbirtingu og endurnýtingu verksins. Þú getur notað HTML-kóðann hér til þess að vísa í verkið. Með því verða lýsigögn felld inn í þína síðu þannig að aðrir geta fundið frummynd þess.
  • DeilaEins — If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original.

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