anonymize

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a·non·y·mize

 (ə-nŏn′ə-mīz′)
tr.v. a·non·y·mized, a·non·y·miz·ing, a·non·y·miz·es
To make anonymous, especially by removing or preventing access to names: medical records that were anonymized for use in a study.


a·non′y·mi·za′tion (-mĭ-zā′shən) n.

anonymize

(əˈnɒnɪˌmaɪz) or

anonymise

vb
(tr) to carry out or organize in such a way as to preserve anonymity: anonymized AIDS screening.
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Government agencies will now be required to make appropriate data openly available by default in machine readable and anonymised form through data.
Drawing on fully anonymised data from a sample of more than 100,000 Devicescape-enabled smartphones, Devicescape sampled the free Wi-Fi at a host of leading brand locations across the UK where those smartphones connected.
Drawing on fully anonymised data from a sample of more than 100,000 Devicescape-enabled smartphones, the firm sampled the free Wi-Fi at a host of leading brand locations where those smartphones connected.
Data from nearly 40 million mobile phone subscribers was processed, with the call records being aggregated and anonymised before analysis.
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