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Are PubKeys from multisig scripts addresses? I.e. are they ever HASH160'd and re-used as normal P2PKH addresses in the future transactions?

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There is nothing that prevents that from happening, but it's not recommended. In general, it is not recommended to reuse public keys.

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  • Are there known examples when multisig keys have been reused as P2PKH addresses? Dec 9, 2022 at 9:08
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    You could scan the blockchain to find some, I'm certain they exist. But I don't know of any off the top of my head.
    – Ava Chow
    Dec 9, 2022 at 18:30

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