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showstopper

view main entry for showstopper noun  /ˈʃoʊˌstɑpər/
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when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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

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