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    to design something in a way that makes it unlikely to need replacing by another product or system for a long time

    We want to get you on track to future-proof your next multi-year project.

    a future-proofed digital infrastructure that supports any device, anywhere, any time

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/03/2017


to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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