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Article Contents
1 Introduction
2 The method
3 The Jeans equations of stellar dynamics for axisymmetric density-potential pairs (embedded, if desired, in a spherical external field)
4 Three applications
5 Concluding remarks
References
Online Material
Appendix A: Limits on $\epsilon $ and $\eta $
Appendix B: Relation with expansions in spherical harmonics
Appendix C: Solutions of the Jeans equations for low-flattening, scale-free axisymmetric models

List of figures

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