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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a negative term for an academic who write in support of fracking (=a type of mining for gas, oil etc. that is considered by many to be environmentally harmful)

    The MIT frackademics stuck to the party line: they only tested newly completed wells

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 14/12/2012

deep learning

a form of machine learning which incorporates the use of neural networks

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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