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Why do the "using" directive and "using" statement use the same keyword in C#?

The using directive gives us access to types without using their fully-qualified names: using MyNamespace.Foo.Bar; The using statement acts as syntactic sugar for try/finally blocks which ensure ...
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Is there a word that includes both statements and definitions/declarations

Wikipedia gives a few examples of statements that we all know: Return statement: return value; Assignment statement: var value = expression; Call statement: expression;, e.g. action(); If statement ...
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