A JSON-type anvi’o artifact. This artifact can be generated, used, and/or exported by anvi’o. It can also be provided by the user for anvi’o to import into its databases, process, and/or use.

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This is a JSON file that describes a state. It is the output of anvi-export-state and can be imported into the interface (through a database) using anvi-export-state.

This is how you would give a state to a fellow anvi’o user. If opened, you’ll be able to view all of the data that’s contained in this state.

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