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Is there a better way on the command line to essentially accomplish the following but with a single command

cp -r css/ ar/
cp -r images/ ar/
cp -r js/ ar/
cp -r backups/ ar/

I've just been stringing them together with a semicolon.

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cp -r css images js backups ar/
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