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noun informal

or doxxing

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    the publishing of personal details, home addresses and other information about people against their wishes, so they can be identified

    Chen exposed the identity of Michael Brutsch, a Reddit moderator, using techniques associated with doxxing.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 07/07/2016
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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