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I am looking at some Python code that has quoted strings used in a class definition in a way I hadn't seen before:

class Foo:
    Docstring for the class. This one I understand, of
    course. I'm wondering about the two strings below.

    one: str
    "One thing."
    another: str
    "Another thing."

    def __init__(self):
    # etc, etc.

What are those last two quoted strings for? I am guessing that the Python runtime ignores them, and there is some external tooling that uses them?

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