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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the activity of feeling all over someone's body through their clothes when searching for weapons or illegal substances, for example at airport security

    Republican Senator Rand Paul was stopped at an airport on Monday for setting off an alarm and refusing a patdown.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 08/03/2012

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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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