deep throat
noun Usage: often capitalized D&T Etymology: from the nickname given to such an informant in the Watergate scandal by Bob Woodward b1943 United States journalist, from the title of a pornographic film (1972) Date: 1973 an informant who divulges damaging information under cover of anonymity

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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