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diff --git a/Documentation/config/branch.txt b/Documentation/config/branch.txt
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+++ b/Documentation/config/branch.txt
@@ -85,9 +85,9 @@ When `merges`, pass the `--rebase-merges` option to 'git rebase'
so that the local merge commits are included in the rebase (see
linkgit:git-rebase[1] for details).
-When preserve, also pass `--preserve-merges` along to 'git rebase'
-so that locally committed merge commits will not be flattened
-by running 'git pull'.
+When `preserve` (deprecated in favor of `merges`), also pass
+`--preserve-merges` along to 'git rebase' so that locally committed merge
+commits will not be flattened by running 'git pull'.
When the value is `interactive`, the rebase is run in interactive mode.