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It may not be believable considering how often even to this day plain-text passwords get leaked, but the history of the password hash is a long one. Way back when I was just starting web dev 22 some years ago, the common practice was when a user creates an account you hash their password and store that value. Then every time they log in you take what they give you, hash it, see if the hash matched what you stored.
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