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How to concatenate 3 variables with a single space between each of them in XSL?

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Hi,
In my XSL, I have 3 variables populating first, middle and last names from an xml document.
I need to concatenate these 3 variables with a space between first and middle name and another space between middle and last name.
With my code as shown below, I will have 2 spaces between first name and last name if middle name does not have a value (null).
Could anybody tell me how to make sure there will always be one space between names?
Thanks for any suggestions!

<xsl:variable name="FirstNm" select="Record/Name.First" />
<xsl:variable name="MiddleNm" select="Record/Name.Middle" />
<xsl:variable name="LastNm" select="Record/Name.LastOrBusiness" />
 
<xsl:variable name="FullNm" select="concat($FirstNm, $SPACES1, $MiddleNm, $SPACES1, $LastNm)" />
 
<xsl:value-of select="$FullNm" />
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Gertone (Geert Bormans)
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