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I have 2 tables: table 1 one with a list of IDs and table 2 with a smaller list of IDs, which are all also in table 1. I want to merge/join the 2 tables in such a manner that I keep all the IDS in table 1, but not the IDS that are in both table 1 and 2. What kind of join do I need to do?
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proc sql;
  create table3 as
  select * from table1 where id not in (select id from table2) Data
quit;
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data table3;
  merge table1(in=a) table2(in=b);
  by id;
  if a and not b;
quit;
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