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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Close observation of a person or group (usually by the police).

Usage examples (32)
  • Balkin rejects the term surveillance, and breaks the term down into the collection of information (which is possible via many different means), the collation of information
  • Charles writes: The word "surveillance" is in NEITHER Article I nor II --
  • Defenders of online tracking argue that this kind of surveillance is benign because it is conducted anonymously.
  • The mix of nostalgia and surveillance is disorienting. for more
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