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  1. 1
    to look for information on a computer, especially on the Internet

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      to look at a website on the Internet

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  2. 3
    if animals browse, they feed on plants, especially the leaves on trees

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infobesity

the condition of continually consuming large amounts of information, especially when this has a negative effect on a person's well-being and ability to concentrate

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drive-by handshake

a brief handshake that is made without pausing or making eye contact, because you are upset or angry

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