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Rule "12,5% → 12.5%"

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Description: 12,5% → 12.5%
Message: In English-speaking countries (except for South Africa), the thousands separator is a comma and the decimal separator a point.
Category: Typography (ID: TYPOGRAPHY)
Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decimal_separator#Countries_using_decimal_point
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • I earned 32.000,23.
    Correction suggestion: 32,000.23
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ID: COMMA_PERIOD_CONFUSION [6]
Version: 5.9-SNAPSHOT (2022-08-18 20:33:03 +0000)