troubleshooting Question

SQL String parsing and fetching certain value

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Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL Server 2005Microsoft SQL Server 2008
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I have a string which i have to parse and retrieve the bill id fields. My string can have either one bill id or multiple bill id's.

Declare @str nvarchar(1000)

set @Str = 'Process of submitting the bill id: AS12345 is send back to Customer. Bill id:WE23456 and Bill id: AS12345 came from customers'

Declare @t table (billid varchar(100))
Insert into @t values ('AS12345'),('WE23456'),('AS12345')

select distinct billid from @t
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