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Yes, they can be. If enough people associate a misspelling of something offensive as offensive, it may meet the criteria visitors are seeking to avoid.
Yes, they can be. If enough people associate an acronym or abbreviation as offensive, it may meet the criteria visitors are seeking to avoid.
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