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The /search/excerpts route looks to be about as good as /search and it does return both questions and answers, and it does have an answers parameter. This route is "★ All new! For version 2.2! ★"
The /search path and the /search/advanced path return only questions, not answers, and by design. It says so right in the doc pages: Searches a site for any questions which fit the given criteria. and This method returns a list of questions. Your example Stack Overflow search returned answers as well. The correct equivalent search is: ...
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