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Definition: To steal without detection, especially in small quantities.
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This week's word in the news: PILFER

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To steal without detection, especially in small quantities.

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Thieves are pilfering railroad cars in a crime that harks back to the days of horseback-riding bandits, but is fueled by a host of modern realities, including the rise of e-commerce and Southern California’s role as a hub for the movement of goods.
The Los Angeles Times -- 01/17/2022

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