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Warehouse Boxes

A warehouse is completely filled completely with boxes 2 feet by 2 feet by 2 feet in size. There are 1,200,000 boxes. If all these boxes were removed and replaced by boxes 1 foot by 1 foot by 1 foot in size, what is the largest number of these boxes the warehouse could hold?

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