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infomediary

noun
     
in‧fo‧me‧di‧a‧ry [countable]
a company that collects information from people about the type of products they buy, how often they buy a product etc, and pays them for this information. It then sells the information to other companies, but does not pass on private details such as someone's name or address etc.

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