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+ 170 is the smallest number that can be written as the sum of the squares of 2 distinct primes, where each of these primes is the square of a prime added to another prime (170 = (22 + 3)2 + (32 + 2)2). [Thoms]

+ The start of a record-breaking run of consecutive integers (170-176) with an odd number of prime factors. [Honaker]

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