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anonymous

adjective authorless, bearing no name, having no acknowledged name, incognito, innominate, nameless, of unknown authorship, secret, sine nomine, unclaimed, unidentified, unnamed, unsigned, unspecified, without a name, without the name of the author
Associated concepts: anonymous donor
See also: unspecified

ANONYMOUS. Without name. This word is applied to such.books, letters or papers, which are published without the author's name. No man is bound to publish his name in connexion with a book or paper he has published; but if the publication is libellous, he is equally responsible as if his name were published.

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David Jenkins, of Warwickshire Crimestoppers, said: "We want to focus people's attention on the theft of and from vehicles and encourage those with information about the culprits to pass it on anonymously to Crimestoppers.
Leveraging more than eight years of intellectual property and product development, Eurekster provides publishers with the ability to offer a branded search feature through which users share their knowledge and experiences anonymously, simply by using Eurekster SearchPublisher and the optional Eurekster Toolbar -- which can be added quickly to any website -- to search the Web and other sources of content.
Eurekster provides publishers with the ability to offer a branded search feature through which users share their knowledge and experiences anonymously simply by using Eurekster SearchPublisher and the optional Eurekster Toolbar to search the Web and other sources of content.
An additional $5,000 was made available by supervisors for reward money, to be distributed anonymously by the Rancho Cucamonga-based nonprofit corporation.
Reports can be made anonymously by calling (805) 494-TALK in the east county.
IBM today introduced first-of-its-kind software that allows organizations to anonymously share and compare information without revealing private or sensitive personal details, introducing a new era of open, collaborative data sharing in financial services, healthcare, retail and other industries.
Although Deeley and other authorities said they are happy to be one of the safest cities, one reason for the hotline was to further enhance that status by allowing residents an opportunity to help solve crime anonymously, Deeley said.
The Pipeline Alternative Trading System (ATS) maintains a hidden book of large, executable limit orders with strict price time priority, and enables institutions and brokerage firms to quickly and efficiently trade blocks of NYSE-listed companies, NASDAQ stocks, and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) anonymously in single executions, while minimizing gaming.
In a joint effort with the Sheriff's Advisory Committee, the city of Santa Clarita announced Monday the start of a Crime Tip Hotline where residents can call in anonymously and leave information about crimes on an answering machine.
The FriendFinder IMC enables online daters to instantly and anonymously strike up a conversation or video conference with other members across all of the FriendFinder sites.
When jury selection in the Unabomber trial begins today, it will be done anonymously - in part because of an article posted on the World Wide Web by a Boston-area man.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Automatic Matching Technology Enables Safe Haven Where Buyers, Property Owners, and Their Real Estate Agents Can Meet Anonymously