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anecdata

[ an-ik-dey-tuh, -dat-uh, -dah-tuh ]
/ ˌæn ɪkˈdeɪ tə, -ˈdæt ə, -ˈdɑ tə /
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noun
anecdotal evidence based on personal observations or opinions, random investigations, etc., but presented as fact: biased arguments supported by anecdata.
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Origin of anecdata

First recorded in 1990–95; anec(dotal) + data
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