pseudonymity

[sood-n-im-i-tee]
noun
1.
pseudonymous character.
2.
use of a pseudonym.

Origin:
1875–80; pseudonym + -ity

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pseudonym (ˈsjuːdəˌnɪm)
 
n
a fictitious name adopted, esp by an author
 
[C19: via French from Greek pseudōnumon]
 
pseudo'nymity
 
n

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It is futile protection-a tangible symbol of her quest for anonymity, akin to her pseudonymity.
And maybe those costs do outweigh the benefits pseudonymity brings to social networks.
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