Fix “The slug is already in use by another term” in WordPress

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You may encounter with this error message when creating / renaming / updating a category in wordpress:

The slug is already in use by another term

Slug is actually SEO friendly name and path for WordPress categories.

Its very easy to fix this error message without editing any database table.
Navigate to:

WordPress Dashboard >> Posts >> Tags >> Find the duplicate tag >> rename or delete it.

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