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genuine

  
1       adj   Genuine is used to describe people and things that are exactly what they appear to be, and are not false or an imitation.  
usu ADJ n     (Antonym: fake)    There was a risk of genuine refugees being returned to Vietnam., ...genuine leather..., They're convinced the picture is genuine.     
2       adj   Genuine refers to things such as emotions that are real and not pretended.   (=sincere)  
There was genuine joy in this room..., If this offer is genuine I will gladly accept it.     
  genuinely      adv  
He was genuinely surprised.     
  genuineness      n-uncount   usu with supp  
He needed at least three days to assess the genuineness of their intentions.     
3       adj   If you describe a person as genuine, you approve of them because they are honest, truthful, and sincere in the way they live and in their relationships with other people.,   (approval)    She is very caring and very genuine.     
  genuineness      n-uncount  
I have no doubt about their genuineness.     
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o.
Right of every person to get any information online without any restriction
[Tech.] Right of information
n.
Information Handling Services Inc.
n.
someone who re-posts a genuine online listing for a book at an inflated price on another website. If someone buys from the bookjacker, he buys the book from the original seller and provides him with the address of the customer. The bookjacker never sees or handles the book, but collects his margin.
[Bus.] Syn. dropshipper.
v.
to blag information is to obtain it illegally by impersonating somebody on the phone
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
v.
Search for information about something or someone on the Internet using the search engine Google
From Google, the proprietary name of the search engine. Ex: He googled his old college girlfriend recently, but the search turned up nothing.
vt.
fill in information e.g. populate a table with data
[Comp.]
n.
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.
v.
to overshare is to share too much intimate information with somebody
"sorry, have I overshared?"
n.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
n.
tempting someone with promise of reward (an attractive person in general) to reveal information or to test one's partner loyalty, faithfulness : can be for lovers, business partners, espionage
n.
a lengthy commercial (frequently of a half-hour or hour's duration) parading as information or a documentary, though not necessarily presented by a celebrity.
v.
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
n.
Cybersecurity is system of computer technology that protects and integrates global interconnected information technology infrastructure.
[Tech.];[Leg.] protecting global computing system
n.
network-based services that makes information available from multiple electronic devices by linking it to an account
[Tech.]
n.
A progressing virtual world of global computers having networks of interdependent information technology infrastructures, telecommunications networks and computer processing systems, in which online interaction takes place.
[Tech.]
exp.
Digital footprint is a track left by user in form of data in process of transmission of information online
prep.
Process data that is created, stored or communicated by any information system, that is relevant to the process of adjudication.
[Tech.] Electronic Evidence
n.
Cyber investigation is electronic method conducted through electronic system to search and discover the online facts or information.
[Tech.];[Leg.] Cyber investigation is electronic method conducted through electronic system to search the online facts
n.
the act of using someone else's identifying information with the intent to defraud others online
[Leg.];[Tech.] criminal act to steal a personal information online
n.
digitalizing information in order to keeping it available and exploitable in time
[Tech.] digitalizing = putting something in a format that can be easily read by a computer
exp.
mislead someone; deliberately provide wrong information to forbid someone from knowing the truth
E.g.: They are no longer in town, but hey left their car in front of the house just to put everybody off the scent.
adv.
used to refer to the circulation of rumours and unofficial information
I heard on the grapevine that he set up his own business / She's heard through the grapevine that he wanted to get back with her
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