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Words with multiple genders listed in dictionary

The Reverso dictionary lists Joghurt as either masculine or neuter. Duden lists it as masculine, feminine, or neuter. Generally, is there a distinction between using the different genders in such ...
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Meaning/Origination of “lange nicht so”

Er verdient lange nicht so viel. He doesn't earn nearly as much. Why is it that "lange nicht so" means "nowhere near as ..., not nearly as ..."? It seems weird when one looks at it word by ...