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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    something that is intended to deceive people by appearing to be real or impressive, but which is actually non-existent or bad quality; originally a set of buildings with just a front, put up by Grigorii Potemkin to impress Catherine the Great of RussiaSubmitted from United Kingdom on 02/11/2012

deep learning

a form of machine learning which incorporates the use of neural networks

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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