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I'd like to get a list that looks like this:

1. Text addressing #1.

2,3. Text addressing #2 and #3 together.

4. Text addressing #4.

The motivation is that the list items are referring to a previous list. Any idea on how to do this easily with enumerate? (Or some other way to do it that looks consistent with the enumerate environment, i.e. if I had an enumerate list right above it, the two would seem to be formatted identically except the 2,3 part..)

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If you don't need greater generality, this might work:

  \edef\tmp{\theenumi, }%

\item A
\item B
\item C
\item D
\item about A
\doubleitem about B and C
\item D

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That looks great, thanks very much! –  thelookingglass Apr 14 '13 at 3:28

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