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electronic trailnoun [C, usually singular]

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INTERNET a ​series of ​actions or ​events on the ​internet that you can ​follow to ​find out who is ​responsible for them: Police ​investigated an ​electronictrail that ​led them to an ​international people-trafficking gang. You ​leave an ​electronictrail every ​time you use an ​ATM or ​pay for something on the ​internet.
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