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How to replace all occurences of <a href="....">...</a> in my array named: @mdw

I want to have only the text between the <a href>and </a> tags.

Example:

If @mdw contains:

@mdw="<a href="..\test.htm>test</a>,<a href="..\finish.htm>finish</a>

I want it to contain:
@mdw="test,finish"
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@mdw = ('<a href="..\test.htm">test</a>','<a href="..\finish.htm">finish</a>');
s/<\/?a\b(?:[^>'"]*|(['"]).*?\1)*>//sgi for @mdw;
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