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anonymity

noun [U] uk   /ˌæn.ɒnˈɪm.ɪ.ti/ us    /-əˈnɪm.ə.t̬i/
the situation in which someone's name is not given or known: The police have reassured witnesses that they will be guaranteed anonymity.
(Definition of anonymity from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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