sock puppet

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sock puppet
 
n
1.  a simple puppet made from a sock and worn over one hand
2.  an extra online identity created by a member of a discussion forum, etc, to agree with opinions submitted under his or her usual online name
 
sock puppeteer
 
n
 
sock puppetry
 
n

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