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tor

1. a high hill, esp a bare rocky one
2. Chiefly southwestern Brit a prominent rock or heap of rocks, esp on a hill

tor

[tȯr]
(geography)
An isolated, rough pinnacle or rocky peak.
(mechanics)

Tor

(The Onion Router) The largest implementation of onion routing, which is a method for transmitting data anonymously over the Internet. Run by volunteers, there are approximately a thousand Tor proxy servers on the Internet that provide the routing paths.

Tor Browsing Bundle
The Browsing Bundle is a modified Firefox Web browser and connection software for Windows, Mac and Linux. When run, it sets up a connection to the Tor network, and all Web requests are re-routed throughout the network to prevent someone from learning users' locations and which sites they visit. For more information, visit www.torproject.org. See anonymous Web surfing, onion routing, dark Web and Freenet.
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We report the emergence of El Tor strains producing classical cholera toxin.
The Tor network is the world's most popular system for protecting Internet users' anonymity.
About 18 months ago the Daily Post featured an appeal to help Tor fill in the missing gaps in the story.
DeMarco said he was skeptical that a single ''global solution'' would be found to stop illegal activity on the TOR network.
But the Tor project is working on an IM program that will be designed to be more secure and anonymous.
His state win, said Tor, was the result of years of interest, hours of studying and a lot of luck.
Tor said: "We didn't know if we'd qualify because they were only taking two girls from each club.
The TOR includes compelling evidence supporting the validity of Near-Death Experiences and for one's survival following death.
Tor is not just used to leak highly classified government documents.
Tor Gai Jok, manager of Tor Gai Environment Engineering Company, Benitu, Unity state, August 6, 2012 (ST)
The Tor "obfsproxy," or obfuscated proxy, project would let SSL and