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noun [countable] Trojan pronunciation in British English /ˈtrəʊdʒ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    someone from the ancient city of Troy, which was destroyed in a war by the Greeks
  2. 2
    computing a program that seems useful but is designed to be harmful, for example by stealing or destroying information
  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    an asteroid that goes around the sun following exactly the same orbit as a planet

    Asteroids are giant space rocks that orbit the sun, and ones that share an orbit with a planet are called Trojans.

    Submitted from United States on 27/07/2011

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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