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deep-laid

[deep-leyd] /ˈdipˈleɪd/
adjective
1.
carefully, cunningly, or secretly made:
a deep-laid plot.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70
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British Dictionary definitions for deeplaid

deep-laid

adjective
1.
(of a plot or plan) carefully worked out and kept secret
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