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What does a 'sequence file' mean in Hadoop?

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In Hadoop, a sequence file is used for storing binary key-value pairs after map operations. As opposed to normal compressed files, sequence files have the option to facilitate splitting regardless of whether the data inside is compressed or not. 

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