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addaword.gifdefinition of love lock

noun
a padlock placed on a bridge or other public place as a symbol of a couple's love
In 2010 the Paris town hall confronted the problem head on, and removed all love locks at night.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 12/06/2014 08:52:00
Definition of love lock from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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