How to add a new options to JQuery Chosen Plugin Dynamically

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If users is the id of the select Chosen dropdown box, then use JQuery to append new options dynamically as in the example below

$("#users").append('<option value="1">User</option>').trigger("chosen:updated");

.trigger(“chosen:updated”);  refreshes the Chosen dropdown box with the new option.

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