Now that "issue1" has been successfully merged with "master", we can delete it.

We can delete a branch by calling the branch command and passing in the -d option, followed by the branch name.

$ git branch -d <branchname> Run the following command to delete "issue1". $ git branch -d issue1
Deleted branch issue1 (was b2b23c4).

We can verify that "issue1" has been deleted by calling "git branch". Only the master branch should be listed.

$ git branch
* master
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