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creeping

[ kree-ping ]
/ ˈkri pɪŋ /
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noun
Slang. the act or practice of following someone persistently or stealthily, especially online: Twitter and LinkedIn creeping is a normal part of my day.
adjective
advancing or developing gradually so as to infringe on or supplant something else: creeping inflation;creeping socialism.
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