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proscribe

view main entry for proscribe verb [transitive] formal  /proʊˈskraɪb/
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proscription

  /proʊˈskrɪpʃən/ noun [uncountable]
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troll factory

a company that pays pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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