____________ does not dump the content of the local database.

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____________ does not dump the content of the local database.

A. mongoshell

B. mongodump

C. mongolocaldump

D. none of the mentioned

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Right option is B. mongodump

For explanation: mongodump can read data from either mongod or mongos instances, in addition to reading directly from MongoDB data files without an active mongod.