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    a person who only drinks locally produced wine or beer

    A locapour is someone who drinks or serves beverages made from within a specific radius of consumption, whether it be within the country, state, or county lines. ... Join us, and discover for yourself how much fun being a locapour can be.

    Submitted from United States on 10/06/2011

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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