How to insert a two-column figure in the current page when using LaTeX?

I know there is a command like

\begin{figure}[p]
\end{figure}

But when I use it in a two-column model, the $[p]$ cannot work. So I am wondering if there is any solution to preserve the figure in current page when I use $\begin{figuire*}$.

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