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Added link from ModelForms topic docs to Form Validation ref docs.

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2  docs/ref/forms/validation.txt
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+.. _form-and-field-validation:
+
Form and field validation
=========================
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3  docs/topics/forms/modelforms.txt
@@ -196,7 +196,8 @@ The ``is_valid()`` method and ``errors``
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The first time you call ``is_valid()`` or access the ``errors`` attribute of a
-``ModelForm`` triggers form validation as well as :ref:`model validation
+``ModelForm`` triggers :ref:`form validation<form-and-field-validation>`
+as well as :ref:`model validation
<validating-objects>`. This has the side-effect of cleaning the model you pass
to the ``ModelForm`` constructor. For instance, calling ``is_valid()`` on your
form will convert any date fields on your model to actual date objects.
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