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Meaning of sich in "sich bewusst sein"

Two grammatical construction patterns meet here, which I would first like to explain separately: 1. Kopula mit prädikativem Adjektiv copula with predicative adjective A copula (plural: copulas or ...
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Meaning of sich in "sich bewusst sein"

The verb phrase bewusst sein can be used in two different ways. Compare: Die Nebenwirkungen müssen dem behandelden Arzt bewusst sein. Der behandelde Arzt muss sich der Nebenwirkungen bewusst sein. ...
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Meaning of sich in "sich bewusst sein"

What's the meaning of "sich" in this German sentence? The reflexive meaning does not make sense with "sein" "(equivalent to "to be"), as one cannot take the action ...
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Meaning of Sich other than reflexive

Only a) is correct, but the usage of sich and its English translations are different: Sie = she setzt ... ein = puts ... in (separable verb einsetzen = to put in) sich = to herself die = the ...
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