troubleshooting Question

Why is sizeof(string) 32 bytes?

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When I ran the following program in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, the output was 32.  Why is sizeof(string) 32 bytes.

int main()
      cout << "The sizeof of string is " << sizeof(string) << endl;
      return 0;
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