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anonymity

 [an″o-nim´ĭ-te]
protection of the subjects in a research study so that their identity cannot be linked with their individual responses, even by the researcher; see also confidentiality.

a·no·n·ym·i·ty

(an'ŏ-nim'i-tē)
Protection of participants in a study or report so that even the researchers or authors cannot link specific respondents with the information provided.
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Now I know it seems a very long time since Mr Blair took over 10 Downing Street, but does Anon really believe he has been in office since the 1950s, when Britain unravelled its imperial ties?
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Anon THE Union flag should be flown at half mast at Belfast City Hall for the shame the so-called loyalists have brought on Ulster.
Anon DEL the cabbie seems to forget most of the freeloaders limping to the Disablity Benefits Centre in Glasgow are mini-cab drivers who are claiming disability benefit and working illegally.
Anon THANKS to Anon for the text about the driving test examiner being called Mr McPhail.
ANON WE'VE never heard from Coun Stephen Lambert for weeks then he writes about child poverty.
Anon SCOTLAND has a legal system, not a justice system.
I HOPE I am not too late in replying to the letter in the Chronicle, August 31 by Anon, headed 'country going down the pan'.
Anon GEORGE Osborne is quick to blame the eurozone and Labour for the UK's ills.
I AGREE with Anon concerning Peter McLeod, Vent Your Spleen, March 25.
Anon DESMOND McCaffrey should not have stated that after living in five other countries, he is now enjoying his life in Glasgow as whoever is chasing him now knows where he lives.
Anon JOHANN Lamont wasn't elected to represent the people of Scotland.