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text_labels_and_annotations example code:

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# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
Demo of unicode support in text and labels.
from __future__ import unicode_literals

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt

plt.title('Développés et fabriqués')
plt.xlabel("réactivité nous permettent d'être sélectionnés et adoptés")
plt.ylabel('André was here!')
plt.text(0.2, 0.8, 'Institut für Festkörperphysik', rotation=45)
plt.text(0.4, 0.2, 'AVA (check kerning)')

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