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confidentiality

noun [U]     /ˌkɒn.fɪ.den.ʃiˈæl.ɪ.ti/ US  /ˌkɑːn.fɪ.den.ʃiˈæl.ə.t̬i/
the state of being confidential: patient/client confidentiality All replies will be treated with complete confidentiality.Secrecy and privacy
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