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Default Chapter 9: Eventual Consistency

Hi

I've been working through this book but I've been completely confused by the eventual consistency example:

"R is the number of nodes to be read from
W is the number of nodes written to
N is the total number of nodes in the cluster"

How can R + W ever be > N?