- The definition of anonymity is the quality of being unknown.
An author who is not releasing his name is an example of maintaining of someone maintaining anonymity.
anonymity definition by Webster's New World
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the condition or fact of being anonymous
anonymity definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. an·o·nym·i·ties
- The quality or state of being unknown or unacknowledged.
- One that is unknown or unacknowledged.