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opt out

verb
1.
(intransitive, adverb) often foll by of. to choose not to be involved (in) or part (of)
noun
2.
the act of opting out, esp of local-authority administration: opt-outs by hospitals and schools
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Contemporary definitions for opt-out
noun

an act or instance of choosing not to do or participate in something; an opportunity to choose not to do something

noun, adjective

a radio or television broadcast that is transmitted only locally

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