What's the significance of Bing's enboldening in some search result entries?

I have found no answer to this from web search using Google... or Bing :)

For example, some words in some entries (inc. different words in identical phrases):



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Looks like a bug due to bungled highlighting of term matches.

A simpler case:



Bad highlighting on results: https://i.stack.imgur.com/xltFy.png (bold)

Bad highlighting on cached page: https://i.stack.imgur.com/WByOR.png (red)

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