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noun [countable] hat tip pronunciation in American English /ˈhæt ˌtɪp/
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pluralhat tips

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  1. something that you say, especially when writing on the Internet, to show that you are grateful to someone for giving you information
    hat tip to:

    Hat tip to Twitter follower DJSerQet for the reco!

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when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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