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How do I normalize an mysql database?

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I need a database table with about 10 fields that would represent products characteristics. Now, there can be products of the same name but with different codes, i.e. article Shoes under code A2345H and G1232E. What method should I use to somehow connect the products in the MySQL database? Also, considering the 10 fields, is it better to somehow divide the data into multiple tables and use foreign keys to connect them?
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