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addaword.gifdefinition of big data

the almost inconceivably enormous amounts of data generated by online activity, which can be mined in order to sell people things
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Submitted from United Kingdom on 20/04/2012 10:01:00
Definition of big data from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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