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Aliases for cd

Create these beautiful aliases with as few strokes as possible. Are you up for the challenge?

Start file
alias c.='cd ..'
End file
alias c.='cd ..'
alias c..='cd ../..'
alias c...='cd ../../..'
alias c....='cd ../../../..'
alias c.....='cd ../../../../..'

alias c1='cd ..'
alias c2='cd ../..'
alias c3='cd ../../..'
alias c4='cd ../../../..'
alias c5='cd ../../../../..'

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> alias c..='cd ../..'
> alias c...='cd ../../..'
> alias c....='cd ../../../..'
> alias c.....='cd ../../../../..'
> 
> alias c1='cd ..'
> alias c2='cd ../..'
> alias c3='cd ../../..'
> alias c4='cd ../../../..'
> alias c5='cd ../../../../..'

Solutions by @EshelBM:

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Created by: @rax0m

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Solutions by @EshelBM:
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#1 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 03:12AM

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#>24 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 02:53AM

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#>35 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 12:39AM

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#>35 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 02:51AM

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#>37 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 12:37AM

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#>44 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 12:28AM

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#>44 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 12:30AM

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#>47 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 12:23AM

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#>52 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/27/2020 at 12:06AM

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#>60 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/26/2020 at 11:57PM

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#>83 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/26/2020 at 11:44PM

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#>89 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/26/2020 at 11:33PM

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#>94 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/26/2020 at 11:23PM

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#>98 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/26/2020 at 11:11PM

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#>100 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/22/2020 at 03:40PM

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#>119 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/22/2020 at 03:23PM

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#>121 - eshel / @EshelBM

02/22/2020 at 03:11PM