Currently, I am doing a research paper and as a result from my text analysis, I found a record which contains a (*UCK) word. Is it ethical if I submit it as it is to a conference? Hereby in the image (in the third record) enter image description here

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    What's the alternative - just omit it? Surely that would be unethical data manipulation? – Nate Eldredge Mar 10 '17 at 18:58
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    What does this possibly have to do with ethics? – Wrzlprmft Mar 10 '17 at 23:35

Yes, it is ethical. When you play Scrabble with other enthusiasts, bad words are perfectly acceptable and no one bats an eyelash.

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