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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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I can see how there can be some anonymising of candidates statements, but it is easy to envisage how, during the selection process, only those whose comments are in agreement with the views of the sub-committee would be chosen to progress to the interview stage.
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He's clad in the trademark fare of skulking teenagers everywhere - white trainers, voluminous cargo trousers that wouldn't look amiss on a pantalooned panto genie, and the anonymising dark hoodie.