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You are given a string . Suppose a character '' occurs consecutively times in the string. Replace these consecutive occurrences of the character '' with in the string.
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A single line of input consisting of the string .
A single line of output consisting of the modified string.
All the characters of denote integers between and .
(1, 1) (3, 2) (1, 3) (2, 1)
First, the character occurs only once. It is replaced by . Then the character occurs three times, and it is replaced by and so on.
Also, note the single space within each compression and between the compressions.