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Add proper() string method to Apex

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It would be great to have a built in apex method to Return the current String as lower case, but with the first letter of each word changed to upper case, and expempting words that are conjunctions based on the locale of the org (e.g., and, a, of, the, etc.). Currently this is only possible creating your own custom method (

For example:
BEFORE: this is a value in a string
AFTER: This is a Value in a String


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