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speedy delete

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Back-formation from speedy deletion.

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speedy delete (third-person singular simple present speedy deletes, present participle speedy deleting, simple past and past participle speedy deleted)

  1. (Wiktionary and WMF jargon) To summarily delete one or more pages without having a discussion on whether to keep or to delete, almost always if the page is obviously worthy of uncontroversial deletion.
    The article should be speedy deleted, as a blatant and obvious hoax.

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