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Here're some new entries to the latest OCED (Oxford Compact English Dictionary). Can you tell what they mean?

dotcom

screenager

frankenfood

cybersquatting

meatspace

a sticky

flexecutive

white-van man

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dotcom

 

company that conducts its business on the Internet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

screenager

 

internet or computer-addicted teenager

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

frankenfood

 

food with genetically modified ingredients

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

cybersquatting

 

registering well-known names as Internet domain names, in the hope of selling them on to the owner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

meatspace

 

physical world, as opposed to virtual

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

a sticky

 

a website attracting long or repeat visits from users

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

flexecutive

 

worker who can choose hours and place of work due to the new IT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

white-van man

 

aggressive male driver of a delivery van