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Ealing comedy

view main entry for Ealing comedynoun [countable] cinema  /ˌiːlɪŋ ˈkɒmədi/ 
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the deep web

a part of the Internet that cannot be accessed with conventional browsers or search tools, often used for illegal activity

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digital hermit

a person who avoids using modern technologies like e-mail or the Internet

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