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The government Tuesday revised upward the key gauge of the state of the economy for December, underlining the gradual recovery.

The index of coincident economic indicators was revised to 80 percent, up from the preliminary 66.7 percent and far above the boom-or-bust line of 50 percent, the Cabinet Office said.

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