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Regarding something I've read stating:
"Within a class, packets marked with a higher drop precedence have the potential for being dropped before those with a lower value."

If I read this correctly, does this mean that between AF41 and AF43, AF41 would win out over AF43?  
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You are correct that AF41 will win out over AF43. that is to say that AF43 has a higher probability of being dropped than AF41.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/tech/tk543/tk757/technologies_tech_note09186a00800949f2.shtml
the above link shows a chart with the different AF and their drop probability (High, Medium, Low)
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Ok.  It seems backwards to me, but it is what it is.  Thanks.
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