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Right now, there is no way (as far as I know) to query for questions based on multiple tags using an OR constraint.

You can query for questions tagged with multiple of these tags, but not with one or many of them.

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The tagged parameter to /search and related methods is an OR.

This query will return questions tagged c# or java, for example.

Or is rather expensive, which is one (of the many) reasons those methods are limited in how many results they return.

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Hmm never actually thought about how expensive a query like that could be, but it would still be nice to have. –  tolgap Aug 2 '13 at 20:16
    
@tolgap it is available on /search, which returns questions; /search is just more limited than /questions in how many results it can return. –  Kevin Montrose Aug 2 '13 at 21:42
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