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How a Seed Phrase is Created

A seed phrase is an ordered set of 12-24 words that is generated by your wallet and stores all the information that can be used to recover your wallet. For the most part, seed phrases follow Bitcoin Improvement Proposal: 39 (BIP 39). BIP 39 standard describes the process in how a mnemonic phrase (a group of easy to remember words) is generated and can be used to recover your wallet in the event your wallet fails.

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