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    digital rights management: technological controls that restrict what users can do with digital content

    There are DRM strippers which the more determined pirates will use and there is the argument that any pirate who steals your book is unlikely to have bought it anyway.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 09/07/2014

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a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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