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Should a footnote number be placed after a plural's S?

Do you actually need to handle this with a footnote? In my experience, formal writing that lacks a glossary tends to be easier to read if abbreviated terms are introduced in-line instead of as ...
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Should a footnote number be placed after a plural's S?

I have yet to find a footnote convention that permits footnotes inside a word, which is what you're doing with DVCS1s (assuming you're using a superscript as you should; see my comment under the ...
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Should a footnote number be placed after a plural's S?

I can see the dilemma, but I don't think there's a specific rule set in stone about this, anywhere. So you'll need to make your own subjective decision. Personally I would place the footnote reference ...
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