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LFE (Lisp Flavoured Erlang) is a programming language that extends the syntax of Erlang with Lisp's. The open-source project provides tools for compiling LFE code to run on the Erlang virtual machine, making it seamlessly compatible with existing Erlang applications. LFE can leverage all the capabilities of OTP (Open Telecom Platform), used for building scalable and fault-tolerant distributed systems. This functional programming language is commonly adopted alongside other BEAM languages like Elixir or directly in projects requiring deep integration with the underlying system components written in Erlang itself.