Delete rows based on array of strings


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Delete rows based on array of strings

Hi All,

I have a file with around 1000 rows and one of the fields is an account number. I have been provided with a few account numbers, when any of the account number appears in a row then the row has to be deleted.
Can we place the account numbers in an array and use awk or sed for this task?

Thanks,
Mc
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Hello mrcool4,

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So kindly do so and let us know then.

Thanks,
R. Singh
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study manual of awk
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How about grep -v? But - beware of false triggers.
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