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Why did this meta answer get removed by a mod?

On the meta question Question closed for "needs details or clarity" but it's so simple I don't know what more detail to add, all 3 answers supporting the OP were deleted by a mod. ...
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Deleted Answers Article Not Specific Enough, Request to Clarify

After reading the Why and how are some answers deleted? article I suspect one of my answers submitted on the WebApplication site was deleted by a moderator here because it was not in accordance with ...
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Is it compulsory to mention "I have no affiliation" if one has no affiliations with a product/service/app/etc. one recommends? [duplicate]

https://webapps.stackexchange.com/a/169928/18147 (mirror) got deleted as spam because the author didn't mention "I have no affiliation": You should disclose your affiliation and describe ...
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I’ve been wrongly accused of spamming, and my answer has been deleted and marked as spam, costing me 100 rep

I answered this on-topic and clear question on Mar. 25, 2023: Can I permanently hide the YouTube chat window? However, a mod unilaterally marked my answer as spam, which resulted in its deletion, and ...
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Why isn't the +2 reputation from accepting an answer on your own question negated when that question (as well as the answer) is deleted?

Unless a post has a score > 3 and was visible on the site for > 60 days, the reputation gained and/or lost from it is reverted if it gets deleted. Except it doesn't revert the +2 reputation for ...
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Answer deleted because of SPAM?

My answers on How to archive GitHub repositories and Moving projects away from Github - backing-up / exporting repos have been deleted probably because I was promoting a tool/service that I've built ...
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Why was my answer deleted?

In this question, I found a similar question of mine (just that mine is about a problem of the new system) so I answered with the "new" method. I know how to edit the play list (at least I can remove ...
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Why did you delete my comment/question

Transfer cell value to another cell by clicking on a button in Google Spreadsheet I need help with understanding the code - why delete it?
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