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ShowLegend[graphics, legend1, legend2, ...]
places the legend1, legend2, ..., in the given graphic graphics.
  • Each legendi is in the same format as a call to Legend.
  • The graphic graphics is placed in a rectangle whose center is at {0,0}, and whose boundaries are {{-1,-1},{1,1}}. These coordinates must be used to place the legends.
  • The aspect ratio of graphics is unchanged.